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The Spirit Of Christmas Delivered

December 19, 2012
The Spirit Of Christmas Delivered

  WSGC with the help of Hicks Funeral Home and Elberton Wal-Mart delivered over 200 Christmas Poinsettia plants to several Nursing Home residents in the local area today. The spirit of Christmas moved one gentleman to give his caretaker a hug. Concern for others shows sometimes it is not what we expect but what we…

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Tommy Brewer Johnson

December 19, 2012

Tommy Brewer Johnson, 70, of 120 Oak Drive, Elberton, husband of Gloria J. Johnson, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospice House with his family at his side. Mr. Johnson was born in Elbert County, January 28, 1942, to Sara Dixon Johnson and the late Alvin Brewer Johnson. He was a retired…

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Mrs. “Tootsie” Johnson Gaines

December 14, 2012

Matilda Joe Johnson Gaines, better known as Tootsie, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Friday morning, December 14, 2012 with her family at her side. Tootsie was born July 28, 1923 in Gainesville, GA. She was the daughter of the late Elsa Emilie Gunther Johnson and Dr. Albert Sidney Johnson, Sr. She was married for over…

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Mr George Walton Smith

December 14, 2012

 Mr. George Walton Smith, 76, of Sarasota, FL passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Mr. Smith was born November 2, 1936 in Carlton, GA to the late Henry Lawrence and Lou Hilda Harrison Smith. Mr. Smith is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Merry Beth and Rex Raymond; and grandchildren, Trey…

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Mrs. Vivian S. Lunceford

December 11, 2012

Mrs. Vivian S. Lunceford, 88, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, December 10, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Lunceford was born November 1, 1924, in Tignall, Georgia to the late Rozelle Smith. Vivian was a longtime member of First Baptist Church and the Friendship Sunday School Class. Funeral services will…

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Mr. Wilton Seymour

December 11, 2012

Mr. Wilton White Seymour, 93, of Seymour Road, Bowman, GA passed away Monday, December 10, 2012, at the Elbert Memorial Hospital in Elberton, GA.Mr. Seymour was born in Hart County, GA October 21, 1919, son of the late Coy Atticus Seymour and the late Ruth Moss Seymour. He was a machinist having worked with Elberton…

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Mr Joe T. Winn

December 9, 2012

Mr. Joe T. Winn, 75, of 1029 Ruckersville Road, Elberton, husband of 53 years to Barbara Black Winn, finished his course in faith on Friday, December 7, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his family. Mr. Winn was born in Elbert County, June 22, 1937, to the late Noah J. and Aulena Adams Winn.…

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Mr Johnny Reed

December 9, 2012

Funeral services for Mr Johnny Reed, age 42 of Wilson St, Elberton GA will be at 2:30pm Sunday, December 9, 2012 at the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Rock Springs CME Church Cemetary. The body is at McKinney-Neal Mortuary. The family is at the residence of his mother, Mrs Lelia…

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Thomas Henry Burdette

December 3, 2012

Thomas Henry Burdette, 84, of 1350 Double Bridges Road, Elberton, husband of 57 years to Gwendolyn Coats Burdette, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2012, at AnMed Health Medical Center. Mr. Burdette was born in Elbert County, November 2, 1928, to the late William Henry and Ina Mae Stalkner Burdette. He was a retired store keeper…

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Sarah Frances Parnell

December 2, 2012

Sarah Frances Parnell, 91, of Pelzer, SC, died Friday, November 30, 2012, at Diamond Health & Rehab of Simpsonville.   Miss Parnell was born in Elbert County, June 6, 1921, to the late Alvin Swift Mathis Parnell and Sallie Jane Driver Parnell. She was a retired Spinner from Burlington Mills in Calhoun Falls and was…

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