Obituaries

Mrs. Ellen Sikes Tiller

Mrs. Ruth Ellen Sikes Tiller, 87, of Elberton Road, Carlton, GA, wife of 50 years to the late John William “Billy” Tiller, Sr., entered into rest on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at her residence. Mrs. Tiller was born in Point Peter, Oglethorpe County, GA on August 29, 1930, the only …

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FRANCIS DOYLE “BUDDY” SEYMOUR

FRANCIS DOYLE “BUDDY” SEYMOUR ALBUQUERQUE, NM Francis Doyle “Buddy” Seymour, 86, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 5. He was the only child of the late L.G. and Alice Dudley Seymour. Doyle “Buddy” lived his life on his own terms, from coaching in the Young America Football …

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Mrs. Catherine Moon Haynes

Mrs. Catherine Moon Haynes, 81, of Clairmont Avenue, Elberton, wife of 48 years to the late Alton Randall Haynes, Sr., entered into rest on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family.   Mrs. Haynes was born in Elberton on May 30, 1937, daughter of the late …

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Mr. Jerry Donald Seymour

Mr. Jerry Donald Seymour, born in Elberton on May 29, 1937, passed away suddenly at his residence in Elberton on July 8, 2018. He was 81.   He was one of five boys born to Coy Atticus Seymour and Emma Ruth Moss Seymour, and grew up in Bowman. He is …

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Melvin Lamar Carroll, Sr.

Melvin Lamar Carroll, Sr. 65, of Highway 72 Calhoun Falls, SC passed away Friday, July 6, 2018 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Mr. Carroll was born September 21, 1932 Elberton, GA to L.M. Carroll and Macon Haynes Carroll. He was a retired granite polisher and attended Assembly Church in Hartwell, GA. …

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Mary Louise Wall

Mary Louise Wall, age 70 of Dewy Rose, Georgia enter into eternal rest July 3, 2018. Funeral service will be 2 pm Saturday July 7, 2018 at Rucker’s Grove Baptist Church, Dewy Rose Georgia.  Interment will be in the church cemetery.   Mrs. Wall will be placed in the church …

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Mr. Howard Earl Ballantyne, Jr.

Mr. Howard Earl Ballantyne, Jr. 86, of Dewy Rose, finished his course in faith on Monday, July 2, 2018, at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta. Mr. Ballantyne was born in Homestead, Florida on May 30, 1932, son of the late Howard Earl Ballantyne, Sr. and Louise Adell Stiles. …

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Albert T. Smith

Mr. Albert T. Smith, Sr. age 96, of Elberton, GA, enter into eternal rest Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Arrangement will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home & Cremation Service- Elberton Chapel.  www.macksfuneralhome.com.   (706)283-4566. 

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Penni Barr Casper

Mrs. Penni Barr Casper, 60, of Lester Rd., Elberton, GA passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018 at her home.   Mrs. Casper was born January 21, 1958 in Atlanta, GA to Sterling Barr and Ann Estes Barr.   She is survived by a son: Michael Barron of Elberton, GA; daughters: …

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Matthew Joel Brown

Mr. Matthew Joel Brown, 37, of Elberton, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018, at his residence.   Mr. Brown was born in Athens on September 15, 1980, son of Teresa Victoria Price Erickson and Henry Walker Brown. He was formerly employed at Royston LLC, and was proud of his …

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