Death Notices


Hilder McDonald Clements, 70, of Royston died Jan. 9. Services were held Jan. 13 in the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home.

Ilene Eavenson Callaway, 92, of Jaudon Road, died Jan. 13. Funeral services were held Jan. 16 at First Baptist Church of Elberton and interment followed in Forest Hills Memorial Park.

Bertha Mae Cleveland Harper, 78, of Elberton died Jan. 15. Funeral services were Jan. 19 at St. Paul C.M.E. Church and burial was in Lincoln Heights Cemetery. Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel

Florie Rozier Harden, 81, of Blackshear died Jan. 13. A memorial service was held Jan. 18 at the Pearson-Dial Funeral Home in Blackshear.

Martha Balchin Richey Miner, 82, of Abbeville, South Carolina and a native of Elberton, died Jan. 17. Funeral services will be held Jan. 20 at 3 p.m. at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home in Abbeville and burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Rebecca Wilkins Smith, 99, of Savannah and formerly of Elberton, died Jan. 18. Arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel.

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The Elberton star

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

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