Death Notices


Christine Allen Alexander, 80, of Elberton died Dec. 17. Funeral services were held Dec. 23 at Mack Funeral Home, Elberton chapel

Mary Melissa Hawkins Seagraves, 80, a native of Athens, died Nov. 9. Funeral services were held Nov. 11, 2016 at Oconee Hill Cemetery in Athens. Lord and Stephens Funeral Home

William Biffle Truitt, 78, of Royston died Dec. 20. Funeral services were held Dec. 23 in the Royston Church of God and interment followed in Rose Hill Cemetery. Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston

Luevonia Almond Hester, 95, of Elberton died Dec. 22. Arrangements will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel

Barton Wayne Knuff, 68, of Bowman died Dec. 21. Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston

John Albert Madden Jr., 71, died Dec. 19. Funeral services were held Dec. 22 in the memorial chapel of Berry Funeral Home. Interment was at Anthioch Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mary Ann Gunter, 55, of Hilton Head, South Carolina, died Dec. 21. Funeral services were held Dec. 26 in the memorial chapel of Berry Funeral Home. Inurnment was in Fortsonia Community Cemetery.

Curt Alan Coggins, 56, of Heard Drive, died Dec. 21. Private burial was in Fork Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Berry Funeral Home

Tricia Joy Drake Pless, 37, of Calhoun Falls Highway died Dec. 23. Memorial services will be held today (Dec. 28) at 11 a.m. at Flatwoods Pentecostal Holiness Church. Berry Funeral Home

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 280
Elberton, GA  30635

Phone: 706-283-8500
Fax: 706-283-9700