Obituaries

Willie Lee Jones Lawrence

May 4, 2015

Willie Lee Jones Lawrence age 92, passed Sunday, May 3, 2015. Funeral service, 2:30 pm, Sunday, at New Tate’s Grove Baptist Church, Elberton, GA.  Burial, at the church cemetery. Family hour, Saturday, from 6 pm till 7 pm, at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. Survivors include her children: John Lawrence, James Lawrence, Mary J. Lawrence,…

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Mrs. Hilda Frances Pulliam Mercer

May 4, 2015

Mrs. Hilda Frances Pulliam Mercer, 75, of Hartwell Highway, Elberton, wife of Thomas Mercer, entered into rest on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at her residence surrounded by her family. Mrs. Mercer was born in Hart County on February 16, 1940, to the late James Robert and Dorothy Driver Pulliam. She was a homemaker and a…

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Jerry “The Fisherman” Wragg, III

April 30, 2015

Jerry “The Fisherman” Wragg, III, United States Air Force Veteran, age 78, of Danielsville, GA, passed April 22, 2015. Funeral service, 2 pm Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. Burial, at Lincoln Heights Cemetery, Elberton. Survivors include his children, Cassandra Wragg, Evelyn Woodgett; brother, Lonnie Cropper; sisters, Doloris Cottman, Helena Wragg,…

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Mrs. Margaret “Polly” Allgood Pitts

April 30, 2015

Margaret Ann Algood “Polly” Pitts, daughter of the late Hoyt and Jewell Algood of Elberton, Georgia, died peacefully at home surrounded by her family, on April 29, 2015. Polly was born on February 13, 1933 in Elbert County, Georgia and she married Bobby Lee Pitts in June of 1949. In their nearly 66 years of…

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Mrs. Dorothy Powell Whatley

April 30, 2015

Mrs. Dorothy Powell Whatley, 91, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens, Georgia.  Mrs. Whatley was the daughter of the late George Clinton and Eunar Paris King Powell.  She was the widow of the late Robert Hail Whatley.  Mrs. Whatley worked with K-Mart Company until her retirement. …

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James Albert Teasley

April 29, 2015

James Albert Teasley age 57, of Elberton, GA, passed April 26, 2015 Funeral service, 2pm, Thursday, April 30th, at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. Burial at Martin Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Elberton.          Survivors include his son: Donald Teasley; brothers, Eddie Frank Teasley, Linburgh Teasley Jr; sister, Mary Frances Burden. On-line at www.macksfuneralhome.com (706) 283-4566

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Mr. Carl Lawson Yeargin, Sr.

April 27, 2015

Mr. Carl Lawson Yeargin, Sr., 80, of 1840 Washington Highway, Elberton, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Athens. Born in Elbert County on October 19, 1934, he was the son of the late Julian and Thelma Scarborough Yeargin. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Joyce…

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Ellen Steele

April 24, 2015

Ellen Steele age 73 of Hartwell, Georgia formerly of Wilmington, Delaware, passed April 20, 2015. Survivors include her children, Michael Steele, Dana Chambers, Lisa Caldwell, Jacque Gandee, Desi Steele, Buddy Steele; brother, Fred MacLennan; 8 grandchildren 8 great grandchildren, a host of other relative and friends.  Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel. On-line at www.macksfuneralhome.com (706)376-7566

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Mr. Henry Thomas Moon

April 24, 2015

Mr. Henry Thomas Moon, 85, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Elbert Memorial Hospital.        Mr. Moon was the son of the late George Thomas and Addie Smith Moon, and was the husband of the late Edna Swilling Moon.  He was the owner/operator of Henry Moon Trucking.   Mr. Moon is survived…

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Lizzie L. Downer

April 22, 2015

Lizzie L. Downer age 90 of Elberton, GA passed April 21, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com.

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