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Mrs. Jessie Evelyn Seymour Mathews

January 7, 2013

Jessie Evelyn Seymour Mathews died January 4, 2013 at the age of 92 in Savannah, Georgia of complications related to pneumonia. She was born in Comer, Georgia on August 29, 1920 and was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years Robert C. Mathews She spent most of her life in Smyrna, Georgia where…

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John “Albert” Madden, Sr.

January 4, 2013

John Albert Madden, 90, of 1002 Sam Paul Road, Elberton, husband of 74 years to Marjorie Madden, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013, at his residence. Mr Madden was born in Elbert County, December 20, 1922, to the late John Waco and Effie McKelly Madden. He was a retired stone cutter, farmer, and a member…

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Rebecca M. Zinda

January 3, 2013

Mrs. Rebecca McKoon Zinda, 64, of Elberton, GA passed away Thursday morning, January 3, 2013. Mrs. Zinda was born in LaGrange, GA on November 21, 1948 to the late Waymond Guy and Doris Webb McKoon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerome Joseph Zinda. Mrs. Zinda is survived by her children: Debra Lyshoj…

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Mrs. Martha Richardson

January 3, 2013

Mrs. Martha Mann Richardson, 89, of Elberton, GA passed away Wednesday evening, January 2, 2013 at her home. Mrs. Richardson was born June 9, 1923 to the late Preston Otis and Mollie Gaines Mann. She was married to the late Charles Howard Richardson. Mrs. Richardson was a loving and caring mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and dear…

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James T. Wells

January 2, 2013

Funeral services for Mr. James T. Wells, age 74 of Athens, GA. Formerly of Elberton, GA will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 3, 2013 at the New Beginings Methodist Church. The body is at McKinney-Neal Mortuary. The family is at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Wanda Allen, Limo Rd., Elberton, GA.

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Pet of the Week for Jan 1, 2013

December 31, 2012
Pet of the Week for Jan 1, 2013

Female medium sized dog found near Heard Drive, under one year old and fixed.  Very sweet temperament, for more information call 706-283-3342.

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James Rodney Breazeale

December 31, 2012

James Rodney Breazeale, 65, of Elberton entered into rest Monday, December 31, 2012, at his residence. Mr. Breazeale was born in Columbia, SC to the late Betty Ruth Burris and Stephen Breazeale, Jr. James honorably served in the US Navy from Feburary 1965 until March 1971. During that time he served on the USS Forrestal…

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Mr Sherman Brown

December 28, 2012

Mr. Sherman Brown, 74 of Fayetteville, passed away on December 26, 2012.  He was born and raised in Elberton, GA.  He started his career at Artistic Ornamental Iron and Forest Park Ornamental Iron.  He later founded his own companies, Capital Metals and All Span Builders. He also had a passion for farming and real estate…

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Herbert Louis Callaway

December 27, 2012

Herbert Louis Callaway, 91, of 1750 Jaudon Rd Elberton, husband of Ilene Eavenson Callaway, passed away Wedensday, December 26, 2012, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later. Share your stories and photos in Mr. Callaway’s Book of Memories at www.berryfh.com Berry Funeral Home & Crematory, Elberton,…

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Fannie Ruth Prince Maulden

December 26, 2012

Fannie Ruth Prince Maulden, 89, of 2485 Fred Prince Drive, Elberton, wife of the late Thomas Marvin Maulden, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012, at her residence. Mrs. Maulden was born in Elbert County, February 25, 1923, to the late Henry Grady and Estelle Shiflet Prince. She was a retired seamstress from Elberton Manufacturing and…

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  • October 24, 2014 7:30 pmElbert County Blue Devils vs Morgan County
  • 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
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