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Norris Doyle Mattox

January 31, 2013

Norris Doyle Mattox, 74, of 1487 Bakers Ferry Road, Elberton, husband of Mildred Dean Mattox, finished his course in faith on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Mattox was born in Elbert County, January 17, 1939, to the late Jep Jones Mattox, Sr. and Lessie Scarborough Mattox. Norris retired from B&L…

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Mrs. Millie J. Anderson

January 25, 2013

Mrs. Millie J. Anderson, 98, of Elberton, GA. passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Nancy Hart Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced as they are available. Arrangements for Mrs. Millie J. Anderson are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.

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Pet of the week for Jan 25

January 24, 2013

Meet Scooter a young male Terrier mix that is a sweet little bundle of joy that loves attention. Scooter is a very calm boy that is in need of a family to call his own. To adopt call 706-988-6227.  

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Mr. William G. Bond

January 22, 2013

Mr. William Gayle Bond, 82, of DewyRose,GApassed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at his home.  Mr. Bond was born October 16, 1930, son of the late William Haskin “Hack” Bond and Zora Mae Mann Bond.   Mr. Bond is survived by his wife ; Bonnie Pringle Bond, two daughters; Judy Gail Bond Calhoun of Orlando, FL…

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Wilton Ozelle “Tommy” Whitworth

January 21, 2013

Wilton Ozelle “Tommy” Whitworth, 80, of 1051 Ruckersville Road, Elberton, husband of Doris Daniel Ridgeway Whitworth, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Whitworth was born January 4, 1933, in Lavonia, Georgia, to the late Hubert and Cordelia Ina Thrasher Whitworth. He was of the Church of God faith, a…

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Happy Birthday David Stephens

January 17, 2013
Happy Birthday David Stephens

News Director David Stephens gets “Stringed” by the staff for his birthday.

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Mr Pleasent James Blackstock

January 16, 2013

Mr. Pleasant James Blackstock, Jr., 89, of Elberton, GA passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Spring Valley Private Home Care. Mr. Blackstock was born December 24, 1923 in Clarkston, GA to the late Louise Armistead and Pleasant James Blackstock, Sr. He was the husband of the late Willena Rucker Blackstock. He grew up in…

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Patsy Burney Jordan

January 16, 2013

Patsy Burney Jordan, 75, of 1723 Athens HWY, Elberton, wife of Candler Jordan, died Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at home. Survivors include husband; children and spouses, Diane Jordan, Sandra & Bill Duncan, all of Royston, Greg Jordan of Dewy Rose, and Jeff & Julie Jordan of Greenwood SC. Funeral services will be held at 4PM Friday,…

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Mr Morrell Kipling (Kip) Perkins, Jr.

January 14, 2013

Morrell Kipling (Kip) Perkins, Jr. died on January 9, 2013 from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident. Kip, son of Morrell and Doris Perkins, was born on October 4, 1956 in Cartersville, GA. He graduated from Cartersville High School in 1975 where he served as a drum major for the marching band. After high school,…

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Mr John M Tate

January 11, 2013

Funeral services for Mr John M Tate, age 87 of Jones St, Elberton, GA will be 2:00pm Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Westside Presbyterian Church, with Pastor Willie B Moon, officiating. Interment will follow in the Lincoln Heights Cemetery. The family is at the residence of his daughter, Mr & Mrs Jimmy Fortson, Thornton…

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