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Mr. Michael Gary Fields

May 5, 2014

Mr. Michael Gary Fields, 62, of Calhoun Falls Highway, Elberton, husband of Glenda Partain Fields, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mr. Fields was born in Elbert County on October 25, 1951, to the late Richard Ancel Fields and Mary Frances Payne Mason, and was the step-son of Roy Mason.…

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Mr. Sam Joe Smith

May 5, 2014

Mr. Sam Joe Smith, 86, of Lexington Highway, Elberton, husband of the late Dorothy Cabe Smith, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Spring Valley Healthcare Center. Mr. Smith was born in Oglethorpe County on August 21, 1927, to the late Sam and Molly Saxon Smith. He was a retired stone cutter and radiator…

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Mr. Bobby Lewellyn Adams

May 5, 2014

Mr. Bobby Lewellyn Adams, 57, of Hartwell Highway, Elberton, husband of 15 years to Sandra Evans Helms Adams, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Adams was born in Franklin County on June 28, 1956, to Genelle Davis Adams and the late William L. Adams. He was a member…

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Helen Ruth Stancil Balchin

April 25, 2014

Helen Ruth Stancil Balchin, 82, of Greenville, widow of Raymond “Jack” Balchin, died Thursday, April 24, 2014. Born in Elbert County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Susie Thornton and Willie Stancil. Mrs. Balchin retired from JP Stevens-White Horse Plant and was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church for over 50 years.…

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Mr. James Rayford Wood, Jr

April 25, 2014

Mr. James Rayford Wood, Jr., 48, of Clairmont Avenue, Elberton, husband of 30 years to Rita June Abbott Wood, passed away on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Wood was born in Royston on December 11, 1965, to James Rayford Wood, Sr. of Long Creek, South Carolina and Shirley Elizabeth Maxwell…

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Laura Mae Wilburn

April 23, 2014

Laura Mae Parks Wilburn 76, of Hartwell, GA, formally of Elberton passed April 22, 2014. Funeral service will be held at 2PM Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Mack’s Funeral Home of the Elberton Chapel. Mrs. Wilburn will be placed in the chapel at 1PM until the hour of the service. Survivors include her daughter Laura…

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Shirley Jones

April 23, 2014

Shirley Anne Jones age 47 of Hartwell, GA passed April 23rd, 2014. Funeral service, 2pm. Tuesday April 29th at Mack’s Funeral Home Hartwell Chapel. Burial will be in the Hill’s Cemetery, Hartwell. Survivors include her children Kendrick Drinkard, I’resha Jones, brothers Mark Tate, Chuck Tate, and sister Alberta Singleton.

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Mr. Thomas Milford Algood

April 22, 2014

Mr. Thomas Milford Algood, 84, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at his home. Mr. Algood was the son of the late Thomas Hoyt and Jewell Jones Algood.  He was the husband of Patricia Algood, and was a veteran of the United States Navy. Mr. Algood is survived by his wife, Patricia; …

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Marie “Maree” Blackwell Burton

April 22, 2014

Marie “Maree” Blackwell Burton 68, of Elberton, GA passed April 18, 2014. Funeral service, 2 p.m., Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel.  Burial, at Lincoln Heights Cemetery. Survivors include her husband: Claude Willie Burton, Sr.; sons: Claude “JR” Burton, Quincy Burton; daughter: Nancy Burton; brothers: Bobby Tate, Charles Tate; sister: Hilda…

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Mrs. Evelyn Witcher Looney

April 16, 2014

Mrs. Evelyn Witcher Looney, 87, of Hickory Drive, Elberton, wife of the late C. Wilson Looney, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Looney was born in Vanna on July 3, 1926, to the late Brantley S. and Georgia Ann Barton Witcher. She was a retired Office Manager at Brown Transport…

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  • October 30, 2014 6:00 pmHomecoming Parade
  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pm7th Annual Spooktacular
  • October 31, 2014 6:05 pmTrick-or-Treating
  • October 31, 2014 7:30 pmElbert County Blue Devils vs East Jackson Home
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