Death Notices



Will A. Banks, 72, of Elberton died Nov. 8. Funeral services were held at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel on Nov. 12 and interment was in Lincoln Heights Cemetery.

Shirley J. Heard, 88, of Philadelphia and formerly of Elberton, died Nov. 6. Graveside service was held Nov. 13 in Lincoln Heights Cemetery. Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel.

Joshua Burton, 76, of Elberton died Nov. 4. Funeral services were held Nov. 9 at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel, and interment was in White’s Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery. 

James Cooper Hilley Sr., 85, of Calhoun Falls, South Carolina and a native of Elbert County, died Nov. 1. Memorial services were held Nov. 6 in Calhoun Falls and inurnment was in Latimer Cemetery in Calhoun Falls. Berry Funeral Home.

William Abraham Hubbard, 74, of Crawford died Nov. 4. Family received friends Nov. 6 at Berry Funeral Home.

Frances Rosalyn Brown, 87, of Magnolia Estates and a native of Elberton, died Nov. 9. Graveside services were held Nov. 11 at Elmhurst Cemetery. Berry Funeral Home

Jeannette Rucker, 65, of Elberton died Nov. 9. Funeral services were held Nov. 13 at New Dove Creek Baptist Church and entombment followed in the church cemetery. Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel.

Obie A. Seigler Jr., 85, of Bowman died Nov. 10. Services were held Nov. 13 in the chapel of Coile-Hall-Spagnoli Funeral Home and entombment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery in Bowman.

Virginia Kathryn Clark, 89, of East Church Street died Nov. 13. Cryptside services will be held later at Forest Lawn West Cemetery in Charlotte, North Carolina. Berry Funeral Home

Bessie Ruth Roberts, 98, of Anderson, South Carolina died Nov. 13. All services will be private. Berry Funeral Home

Joshua Dean Audet, 24, of Dewy Rose died Nov. 13. Funeral services will be held Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. at Pruitt Funeral Home chapel in Royston and family will receive friends an hour prior to the service.

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