Obituaries

Rev. Cotrell Harper, Jr.

July 18, 2014

Rev. Cotrell Harper, Jr. 54, of Elberton, GA passed Friday, July 18, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. Online at www.macksfuneralhome.com. (706) 283-4566.

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Lila J. Daniel

July 18, 2014

Ms. Lila J. Daniel age 60, of Hartwell, GA, passed Friday, June 18, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be later announced by Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel. (706)-376-7566.

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Willie Lee (Smith) Gibbs

July 17, 2014

Mrs. Willie Lee Smith Gibbs, age 89, of Elberton, GA passed July 16, 2014. Funeral service, 2 p.m., Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Norman Grove C.M.E. Church, Elberton, GA. Burial, in the church cemetery. Survivors include her sons: Joel Gibbs, John Gibbs, and Michael Gibbs; daughters: Ethel Harper, Christine Harper, Dorothy Watkins, Linda Gibbs, and…

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Bill Lester

July 14, 2014

Mr. William Lee “Bill” Lester, 85, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday morning, July 14, 2014 at Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens, Georgia. Bill was born on April 10, 1929 to the late Harry Lee and Mamie Lou Seymour Lester,  and graduated from Bowman High School in 1947.  Bill was married to the love…

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Helen (Allen) Allen

July 14, 2014

  Helen Allen age 80, of Milledgeville, GA, formerly of Elberton, GA passed Saturday, June 12, 2014.       Funeral service, 1 p.m., Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Mack’s Funeral Home Chapel, Elberton, GA. Burial, Bethel Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.      Survivors include her brother: Clifford Allen; sister: Christine Alexander; a host of nephews, nieces, and…

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Mr. William A. Kelly

July 14, 2014

William Augustus “Bill” Kelly passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at his home in Rome. He lived in Elberton from 1951 through 2010 and moved to Rome in 2010, residing at Renaissance Marquis Retirement Center. Born in Athens on February 3, 1926, Bill was the son of the late Dr. George Washington Kelly Sr. and…

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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. www.macksfuneralhome.com.

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