Mrs. Ruth A. Norman

September 4, 2014

Mrs. Ruth A. Norman, 95, loving wife to the late Reginald Norman, entered into rest Wednesday, September 3, 2014. Mrs. Norman was a native of Elberton, GA but lived in Augusta for the last 64 years. She loved kids and babysat often for many. She also loved animals, flowers, and traveling. Family members include daughters:…

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Mrs. Jewell Saxon Clamp

September 2, 2014

Mrs. Jewell Saxon Clamp, 92, of Brady Drive, formerly of East Tate Street, Elberton, wife of the late James C. Clamp, passed away on Monday, September 1, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Clamp was born in Hart County on April 4, 1922, to the late Louis Richard and Rona Bell Hall Saxon. She was a…

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Helen Tate Partlow

August 29, 2014

Funeral Services for Mrs. Helen Tate Partlow, age 76 of McKinley St, Elberton, GA will be 2:00 pm Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the St. Mary’s C.M.E. Church. Interment will follow in the Lincoln Heights Cemetery. The family is at the residence. McKinney-Neal Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

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Nelle McWhorter Ashby

August 27, 2014

Nelle McWhorter Ashby, 76, of Summerville, SC, wife of Dr. William T. Ashby, passed away on Monday, August 25, 2014 at Hospice of Charleston in Mt. Pleasant. Friends and family may call at James A. Dyal Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock PM. Funeral services will be held…

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Joshua Lee Heard

August 26, 2014

Joshua Lee Heard age 26, of Masa, AZ, formally of Hartwell, GA passed August 20, 2014. Funeral service 2 p.m., Thursday, August 28th, at Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hartwell, GA. Burial in the Shiloh C.M.E. Church Cemetery, Hartwell, GA. Mr. Heard will lie in state at 1:00 p.m., Thursday until hour of service. Survivors include his…

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Janie Mae Clark Hester

August 25, 2014

Janie Mae Clark Hester age 69, of Elberton, Georgia passed Friday, August 22, 2014. Funeral service 2p.m., Wednesday, August 27th , at White’s Chapel C.M.E. Church, Elberton. Burial in the church cemetery. Mrs. Hester will lie in state Wednesday at 1:00 p.m., until hour of service. Survivors include her husband, Pressley Hester; son, Pressley “Gene”…

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Inez Blackwell White

August 25, 2014

Inez Blackwell White age 93, of Elberton, Georgia passed August 24, 2014. Graveside service 11a.m., Wednesday, August 27th, at Springfield Baptist Church Cemetery, Elberton, GA. Survivors include her son: Edward White; grandchild: Bryan White; and a cherish friend of the family Lucile Stribling; a host of nephews, nieces, and cousins. Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel…

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Mr. Fred Herndon

August 21, 2014

Mr. Fred Herndon, 91, of Highland Avenue, Elberton, husband of 21 years to Verdun Lyle Johnson Herndon, passed away on Thursday, August 21, 2014, at his residence while under the wonderful care of Gentiva Hospice. Mr. Herndon was born in Elbert County on April 26, 1923, to the late George and Clara Burdette Herndon. Fred…

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Mr. John ‘Kenneth’ Allgood

August 20, 2014

Mr. John ‘Kenneth’ Allgood, 77, of Pembroke Circle, Elberton, husband of Clara Mae Tate Allgood, passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at Athens Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family. Mr. Allgood was born in Wilkes County on January 22, 1937, to the late John Hill “Bully” and Kathleen Walton Algood. He was a…

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Mrs. Cathryn Marie Cleveland Allgood

August 18, 2014

Mrs. Cathryn Marie Cleveland Allgood, 86, of Sweet City Road, Elberton, wife of the late James Elbert Allgood, entered into rest on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at her daughter’s home while under the care of Gentiva Hospice. Mrs. Allgood was born in Elbert County, September 14, 1927, to the late Grady and Marie Fortson Cleveland.…

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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
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