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Rachel Vanessa Dubose Brawner

February 21, 2014

        Rachel Vanessa Dubose Brawner age 51, of Elberton, GA passed Feb 20, 2014.      Funeral service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Cades Chapel Baptist Church, Elberton, GA. Burial will be at Lincoln Heights Cemetery. Mrs. Brawner will be place in the church Tuesday, at 1 p.m. until hour of service.     …

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Mrs. Corine Scarborough Haynie

February 19, 2014

Mrs. Corine Scarborough Haynie, 92, of Elberton passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at ElbertMemorialHospital. Mrs. Haynie was born in ElbertCounty on July 14, 1921 to the late John Henry and Essie Mills Scarborough. She was married to the late Raymond E. Haynie. She was of Baptist faith and a long time member of Bethel…

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Mr. Thomas Carey Jones

February 18, 2014

Mr. Thomas Carey Jones, 82, of Magnolia Estates, formerly of Calhoun Falls Highway, husband of the late Mary Lester Scarborough Jones, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at AnMed Health Medical Center. Mr. Jones was born in Mt. Dora, Florida on March 5, 1931, to the late Thomas C. and Mary Atkins Jones. He…

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Mr. Bradley Michael Eavenson

February 17, 2014

Mr. Bradley Michael Eavenson, 31, of Sanders Road, Elberton, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014, in Newton County as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Mr. Eavenson was born in Anderson, South Carolina on September 22, 1982, to Michael Lee and Judy Veal Eavenson. He was a Fireman and EMT for…

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Mr. David Michael Edwards

February 11, 2014

Mr. David Michael Edwards, 62, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, February 10, 2014 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mr. Edwards was born in Elbert County to the late James Archibald and Sara Vickery Edwards.  He was married to Vicki Eavenson Edwards for over 42 years.  He began working in the granite industry at Southern Granite…

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Jimmy Lee Holland

February 7, 2014

Jimmy Lee Holland age 71, of Hartwell, GA passed Monday,  Feb. 3, 2014. Funeral service, 1 p.m. Feb. 8, 2014 at First Baptist Church, Hartwell, GA. Mr. Holland will be place in the church Sat. at 12 noon until hour of service. Survivors include his spouse: Alexia Zellars; children: Betty Holland, Tina Holland, Chris Holland,…

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Mr. David Burch Harbert

February 5, 2014

Mr. David Burch Harbert, 52, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2014. Mr. Harbert was the son of the late James Burch and Lilly Maxwell Harbert.  He was married for over 33 years to his wife, Sylvia Salyers Harbert.  Mr. Harbert worked in the granite business as a stone cutter for Keystone Granite…

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Mrs. Fran Heide White

January 30, 2014

Mrs. Fran Heide White, 69, of Dewy Rose, Georgia, passed away Friday, January 24, 2014 at her home. Mrs. White was born in Miami, Florida, on February 18, 1944 to the late Freeda and Richard Heide. Mrs. White is survived by her son, Duane White; siblings: Larry (Sue) Heide, James (Marsha) Heide, Vivian (Roland) Phillips-Bridges…

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Mrs. Hollis Ashworth Burnette

January 29, 2014

Mrs. Hollis Ashworth Burnette, 76, of Melody Lane, Elberton, wife of James H. Burnette, passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Burnette was born in Elbert County on August 16, 1937, to the late Raymond and Estelle Boswell Ashworth. She was a charter member of Elberton Christian Church and a…

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Mr. Frank Alexander Fleming

January 29, 2014

Mr. Frank Alexander Fleming, 91, of Dewy Rose, Georgia passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at Spring Valley Nursing Center. Mr. Fleming was born in Elbert County, son of the late Oscar L. and Annie Hewell Fleming. He and his wife, Floy Gilbert Fleming, celebrated over 67 years of marriage together. Mr. Fleming was a…

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