Death Notices


Thora Cannon Black, 84, of Elberton died Jan. 3. Memorial services were held Jan. 5 in the memorial chapel of Berry Funeral Home.

James Downer, 68, of Atlanta and formerly of Elberton, died Dec. 26. Funeral services were held Jan. 5 at Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel and interment was in Rocky Branch Baptist Church Cemetery in Carlton.

Jerry Micheal King, 72, died Dec. 27. Funeral services were held Dec. 30 at Bethlehem United Methodist Church and burial was in the church cemetery. Berry Funeral Home

Thomas Lee Mattox Sr., 69, died Jan. 7. Public viewing will be held Jan. 13 from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. at Antioch Baptist Church in Dewy Rose and graveside services will follow at noon at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. Adams Funeral Services, Savannah

Kenneth Alton Moss, 69, of Royston died Jan. 2. Funeral services were held Jan. 5 at Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston and burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery in Bowman.

Robert Clarence Wilson, 75, of Tignall died Jan. 1 at University Hospital in Augusta. Funeral services were held Jan. 3 at Mallorysville Baptist Chuch and interment followed in the church cemetery.

Iletha Attaway Thornton, 91, formerly of Elberton, died Jan. 6. Funeral services were held Jan. 8 in the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home and interment was in Elmhurst Cemetery.

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Elberton, GA  30635

Phone: 706-283-8500
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