Obituaries

Veronica Goss Roebuck

April 6, 2015

Veronica Goss Roebuck age 65 of Royston, GA passed April 4, 2015. Funeral service, 12 noon Saturday, at St. Mary’s C.M. E. Church, Royston, GA. Survivors include her father, Henry Scott Sr.; husband, James Roebuck Sr.; children, James Roebuck Jr., Randall Roebuck, Latisha Roebuck; brother, Calvin Goss, Milton Scott, Henry Scott Jr.; sisters, Margaret Thornton,…

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Thelma Rucker

April 6, 2015

Thelma Rucker of Augusta, GA. formally of Hartwell, GA passed March 4, 2015.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Hartwell Chapel. www.macksfuneralhome.com. (706) 376-7566

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Lucy Brown

April 6, 2015

Lucy Mae Brown age 68 of Lavonia, GA passed April 5, 2015. Funeral service 3pm Saturday April 11, 2015, at Calvary Baptist Church, Bowersville, GA. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Survivors include her children, Hayward Johnson, Anthony Johnson, Gloria Brown, Margie Brown; sister, Majoria Rucker, Tommie Scott, Virginia Johnson, Patsy Johnson, Glenda Fleming;…

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Mrs. Mae Belle Evans Harrison

April 4, 2015

Mrs. Mae Belle Evans Harrison, 92, of Elberton, died Friday, April 3, 2015 at Spring Valley Nursing Home. Mrs. Harrison was born in Elberton, Georgia, daughter of the late Mary Chandler Lee and Worley Evans.  She was the widow of James Lee Harrison.  Mrs. Harrison was a retired Nursing Assistant with Spring Valley Nursing Home.…

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Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs

April 1, 2015

Mrs. Margaret Martin Burroughs, 87, of Carlton, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospice House in Athens. Mrs. Burroughs was born in Comer, Georgia, daughter of the late Wilburn Pinkney and Ruth Lord Martin.  She was the widow of James Freeman Burroughs.  Mrs. Burroughs was a retired high school English teacher, having taught…

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Mrs. Hannelore Rohsmeisl Bessinger

April 1, 2015

Mrs. Hannelore Rohsmeisl Bessinger, 80, of Robinwood Lane, Elberton, wife of Furman J. Bessinger, entered into rest on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Bessinger was born in Chemnitz, Germany, was a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church, and was a retired hairdresser. Survivors include her husband, Furman J. Bessinger of Elberton; brother,…

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Alice Wilkins

March 30, 2015

Ms. Alice Lucille Wilkins, 84 born to H.T. Hill and Laddie Mae Hill on February 7th, 1931, departed this life on March 28th, 2015 at Hospice of the Upstate in Anderson, SC.  She was proceeded in death by her husband, the late Perk Lee Wilkins. She was baptized as a Jehovah Witness in 1971 and was…

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Pammy Asa Webb

March 30, 2015

Mr. Pammy Asa Webb, 66, of Norris Webb Drive, Elberton, entered into rest on Monday, March 30, 2015, at AnMed Health Medical Center in Anderson, SC. Mr. Webb was born in Elbert County on September 20, 1948, to the late James Norris and Eurel Adams Webb. He worked in the granite industry and was a…

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Doris Whitworth

March 27, 2015

Mrs. Doris Daniel Ridgeway Barnes Whitworth, 92, of Ruckersville Road, Elberton, entered into rest on Friday, March 27, 2015, at Nancy Hart Nursing Center. Mrs. Whitworth was born in Elbert County on August 31, 1922, to the late Henry and Ruby Robinson Daniel. She was a retired LPN from Elbert Memorial Hospital and a member…

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Mr. James Patrick Ward

March 23, 2015

Mr. James Patrick Ward, 94, of Hickory Drive, Elberton, husband of the late Marguerite Butler Ward and the late Flora Butler Blount Ward, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mr. Ward was born in Elbert County on September 18, 1920, to the late Albert and Estelle Craft Ward. He was…

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