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Mrs. Toni Olgiati Sword

July 29, 2014

Mrs. Toni Olgiati Sword, 73, of Mineral Springs Road, Elberton, wife of the late John Evatt Sword, I, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2014, at Elbert Memorial Hospital while under the care of Gentiva Hospice. Mrs. Sword was born in Elbert County on August 24, 1940; daughter of the late Arturo “Tootie” Olgiati and…

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Leonard Rucker

July 28, 2014

Leonard Rucker age 60 of Bowman, Georgia passed July 26, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home Elberton Chapel. (706) 283-4566

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Sallie Bell Brown

July 25, 2014

Sallie Bell Brown age 68 of Hartwell, GA, passed July 23, 2014. Memorial service 3pm Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Hartwell. Survivors include her spouse, Grover Brown, children, Tracy Brown, Rosalind Brown; brothers, Robert Alexander, Herman Alexander Jr.; sister, Lucille Walker; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Arrangements made by Mack’s Funeral Home Hartwell…

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Mrs. Betty Jones Daniel

July 24, 2014

Mrs. Betty Jones Daniel of Elberton passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. She was twice married, first to the late Cecil Daniel and second to the late Ronnie B. Mills. Mrs. Daniel was born September 6, 1932 in Jasper, GA to the late Hershel and Pauline Eaton Jones and was…

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Ms. Louise Hubbard

July 21, 2014

Ms. Louise Hubbard, 91, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at Heardmont Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced as soon as they are available. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at Hicks Funeral Home is caring for the family of Ms. Louise Hubbard.

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Mr. Jimmy Robert Teasley

July 10, 2014

Jimmy Robert Teasley passed away on July 9, 2014 following a lengthy illness. A lifelong resident of Elbert County, Jimmy was born on January 24, 1942 the son of Thomas Linton Teasley and Ila Ayers Teasley. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers Wilburn Ayers Teasley, Paul Brown Teasley and Merrell…

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Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” Jones

July 8, 2014

Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” Jones, 85, of Elberton, passed away Monday, July 7, 2014 at her home. Mrs. Jones was born in Elbert County, daughter of the late Thomas Jefferson and Ada Whitfield Bowman.  She was married to the late Walter H. Jones, and enjoyed a career of nursing at Elbert Memorial Hospital in the Labor,…

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Mr. Stewart Conwell House

July 7, 2014

Mr. Stewart Conwell House, 71, of Dewy Rose, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014. Mr. House was born in Hart County to the late Stewart and Mary House.  He was also preceded in death by a nephew Kenneth House. He is survived by his brothers Wayne and his wife Alice House of Elberton and Roger…

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Benjamin E. Earl

July 2, 2014

Benjamin Edward Earl, age 55, of Canon, Georgia passed July 1, 2014. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Saturday July 5th at New Light Baptist Church, Lavonia, GA. Burial, in the Lavonia City Cemetery. Survivors include his daughters, Lisa Green and Lenora Green. Funeral arrangements announced by Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel.

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Mr. Bryan Segars

July 2, 2014

Mr. Bryan Curtis Segars, 41, of Hobbs Noggle Road, Dewy Rose, husband of 10 years to Kathie Higginbotham Segars, finished his course in faith on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Segars was born in Elbert County on January 31, 1973, to J. Denney and Amy Madden Segars. He was a 1991 graduate…

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