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Dr. Robert Lee Aston

September 2, 2013

Dr. Robert Lee Aston passed away peacefully at his home, Aston Villa, in Elberton, Georgia, on the 1st day of September in the year of our Lord 2013 A.D.  He was an attorney-at-law, mining engineer and geologist.  Dr. Aston maintained a home and office in his native State at Rapidan, Virginia and Georgia. He was…

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Mrs. Barbara Ann Rousey Thomason

August 28, 2013

Mrs. Barbara Ann Rousey Thomason, 79, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. A service to celebrate Mrs. Thomason’s life will be Thursday, August 29 at 3:00 p.m. at The Chapel of Hicks Funeral Home.  Visitation will be at 2:00 p.m. just prior to the service.  Interment will be…

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Doris Wilma Martin Dunn Griggs

August 28, 2013

Doris Wilma Martin Dunn Griggs, 71, of Petersburg Towers, widow of the late Norman Dunn passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at her residence. Born June 21, 1942 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Wilmer Wilburn Martin and Fannie Ruth Eubanks Martin. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and a retired seamstress. Left…

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Alan Wayne Scoggins

August 19, 2013

Alan Wayne Scoggins, 61, of Orlando, FL, died Thursday, August 8, 2013, at Cornerstone Hospice Home in Orlando. Alan was born September 4, 1951, in Elberton and was the son of Jo Ella Chastain Scoggins and the late Monroe Merlin Scoggins. He grew up in Elberton where he attended school and graduated from Elberton High…

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Frances Wansley Gilbert

August 19, 2013

Frances Wansley Gilbert, 96, of 397 Elm Street, Elberton, GA, wife of the late Tom H. Gilbert, Sr., passed away Monday, August 19, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Bogart, GA. Frances was born November 13, 1916 in Elberton, GA to the late Thomas Quinn Wansley and Fannie Maxwell Wansley. She was a member…

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Mrs. Elizabeth Bailey Atkinson

August 19, 2013

Mrs. Elizabeth Bailey Atkinson, of Elberton, Georgia passed away suddenly, Friday, August 16, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Atlanta. Elizabeth was born in Hartwell, Georgia on December 3, 1924 the child of the late Mr. and Mrs. Eber Bailey. Elizabeth is survived by her husband; (Coach) Lee Atkinson, her daughter; Ann Atkinson, her sister;…

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Mitchell M. Smith

August 16, 2013

Mitchell M. Smith, 61, of Charles Yeargin Road, Elberton, husband of Rebecca Hall Smith, passed away suddenly on Thursday, August 15, 2013, in Elberton. Mr. Smith was born in Lake City, FL, October 15, 1951, to the late Marrill Weeks Smith and Dolly Thomas Smith. He was owner/operator of Smith Granite Sales and a truck…

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Mrs. Minnie Magdalene Jordan Youngblood

August 16, 2013

Mrs. Minnie Magdalene Jordan Youngblood, 97, of Elberton, GA passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Elbert Memorial surrounded by her loved ones. Mrs. Youngblood was born in Banks County, Georgia to the late Van Burean and Nancy Lynch Jordan. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Plumer D. Youngblood and a son…

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Mrs. Elizabeth Atkinson

August 16, 2013

Mrs. Elizabeth Atkinson of Elberton passed away Friday, August 16, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia Arrangements for Mrs. Atkinson are incomplete at this time and will be announced later today. Arrangements for Mrs. Elizabeth Atkinson are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.

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Alan Wayne Scoggins

August 16, 2013

Alan Wayne Scoggins, 61, of Orlando, FL, died Thursday, August 8, 2013, at Cornerstone Hospice Home in Orlando. Alan was born September 4, 1951, in Elberton and was the son of Jo Ella Chastain Scoggins and the late Monroe Merlin Scoggins. He grew up in Elberton where he attended school and graduated from Elberton High…

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  • October 25, 2014 9:00 amT J & Friends Fall Bike Ride
  • October 25, 2014 11:00 amLittle Caesars Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmFall Festival
  • October 27, 2014 6:00 pmThe Southside Neighborhood Watch Meeting
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