Obituaries

Mary Frances Simmons

March 3, 2015

Mary Frances Simmons, 87, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, March 2, 2015 at Ty Cobb Regional Hospital. Mary Frances was born in Athens, Georgia on March 14, 1927 to the late David Grady and Mary Tiny Bryant Lester. The property where she was born is now Ben Epps Airport. She was married to the…

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Willie Heard

March 1, 2015

Willie Heard age 84 of Elberton, Georgia, passed February 28, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com. (706)283-4566.

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Bonnie Brewer

March 1, 2015

Bonnie Jean Rucker Brewer age 86 of Bowman, Georgia passed Feb. 26, 2015. Funeral service 1:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at Holly Springs Baptist Church, Bowman, GA. Burial in the church cemetery. Survivors include her spouse, Luther brewer; daughter, Margaret Sutton; a host of other relatives and friends. Mack’s Funeral Home Hartwell Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com…

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Mildred Dalton

March 1, 2015

Mildred Dalton age 82 of Hartwell GA. Passed February 11, 2015. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday Feb.17th  at Hartwell First Baptist Church in Hartwell Ga. Burial Norman Grove CME Church Cemetery, Elberton, GA.. Survivors include her children, Juanita McCurdy, Gary Dalton,   Debbie Rucker, Vivian Craft, Carl Dalton; brothers: Paul Jones, Bennie Jones; sisters: Jeneva Curry,…

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Mrs. Mattie Lou Moon Yeargin

March 1, 2015

Mrs. Mattie Lou Moon Yeargin, 93, of Washington Highway, Elberton, wife of the late Dallas Nathanial Yeargin, entered into rest on Saturday, February 28, 2015, at her residence. Mrs. Yeargin was born in Elbert County on December 4, 1921, daughter of the late George Henry Moon and Mattie Lou Yeargin Moon, and step-daughter of the…

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George W. Britton

February 26, 2015

George W. Britton age 93, of Elberton, Georgia passed February 25, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com. (706)283-4566.

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Mrs. Frances Rousey Guest

February 24, 2015

Mrs. Frances Rousey Guest, 78, of Carlton, wife of the late Thomas Emory Guest, passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Guest was born in Madison County on November 18, 1936, to the late Melvin and Pauline Shaw Rousey. She was a retired seamstress and a member of New Town…

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Clarine Self Gunter

February 24, 2015

Mrs. Clarine Self Gunter, 85, of Carlton, Georgia passed away Thursday, February 19, 2015 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Gunter was born in 1929 in Colbert, Georgia to the late Mack and Sara McClain Self.  She was married to the late Leonard Gunter, and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Gunter is survived by…

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Annie Lois Burch Dozier

February 23, 2015

Annie Lois Burch Dozier, 72, of Dewy Rose, GA., passed February 21, 2015. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 28, 2015, at Maple Springs Baptist Church, Dewy Rose, GA. Burial in the church cemetery. Survivors include her mother: Clouis Burch; Siblings: Al Burch, Aurthhamis Burch, Tommy Burch, Marvin Burch, Calvin Allen, Jeanette Epps, Sherdene Huff, Betty…

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Mrs. Ruby ‘Darlene’ Griffin West

February 23, 2015

Mrs. Ruby ‘Darlene’ Griffin West, 68, of Eliam Road, Elberton, wife of the late Ronald Lee West, Sr., passed away on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at her residence. Mrs. West was born in Baltimore, Maryland on September 13, 1946, to the late Albert Lee Griffin, Sr. and Edna Daniel Griffin. She was a homemaker and…

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Calendar

  • March 7, 2015 9:00 amMen’s Conference
  • March 10, 2015 6:00 pmElb Co Little League Umpires Meeting
  • March 10, 2015 6:15 pmECCHS winter sports awards banquet
  • March 11, 2015 7:00 pmAnnual Spring Revival
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