Obituaries

Mrs. Lenora B. Anderson

Mrs. Lenora Bond Anderson, 90, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Spring Valley Nursing Home.   A native of Elbert County, Mrs. Anderson was the daughter of the late Holcomb and Julia McMullen Bond.  She was married to the late Kurt Anderson.  Mrs. Anderson worked in …

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Roger Dale Payton

Mr. Roger Dale Payton, 74, of Harmony Rd., Elberton husband of Betty Motes Payton passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 at his home.   Mr. Payton was born January 7, 1943 in Anderson, SC to the late Lawrence Payton and Vera McCurley Payton. He was a member of Concord United …

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Mr. Dennis Weldon Mann

Mr. Dennis Weldon Mann, 69, of Von Trina Drive, Elberton, husband of 51 years to Nancy Libby Mann, finished his course in faith on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at his residence following a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Mann was born in Elbert County on June 6, 1947, …

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Mr. Allen Franklin “Frankie” James, Jr

  Mr. Allen “Frankie” James, Jr., 68, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 at Nancy Hart Nursing Home.   Born in Atlanta, Mr. James was the son of the late Allen Franklin and Blanche Madden James.  Mr. James was retired, after having worked in the landscaping business. …

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Mr. George P. Rosser

Mr. George Phillip Rosser, 88, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Sunday, February 19, 2017 at The Richard M. Campbell Veteran’s Nursing Home in Anderson, South Carolina. Mr. Rosser was born in Bowman, Georgia to the late Paul and Blanche Hall Rosser.  He was a retired career veteran of the United …

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Mrs. Jo Beth McCarty,

  Mrs. JoBeth Busby McCarty, 91,  of Elberton, Georgia passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at  Heardmont Nursing Home. A native of Elbert County,  Josephine Elizabeth was the daughter of the late Plummer Watson and Zelia Dixon Bubsy.  JoBeth was the widow of Mr. Alton N. McCarty, having …

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Mr. Dorris Vernon Snellings

  Mr. Dorris Vernon Snellings, 92, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at his home.   Mr. Snellings was born in Elbert County December 3, 1924 to the late Duncan H. and Madge S. Snellings.  He served in the US Army Air Force 1943 where he served …

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Dr. Harry J. Dunaway

Dr. Harry J. Dunaway, 85 of Owl Creek Rd., Comer, GA husband of Joy M. Bacon Dunaway passed away Friday February 17, 2017 at his home. Dr. Dunaway was born March 8, 1931 in Waycross, GA to the late Elwell and Sylvia Dunaway. He was of the Methodist faith, U.S. …

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Ms. Mary Ann Smallwood Williams

Ms. Mary Ann Smallwood Williams, 68, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away Friday, February 17, 2017 at her daughter’s home.   A native of LaGrange, Georgia, Ms. Williams was the daughter of the late Hanley Talton and Cora Fowler Smallwood.  She worked throughout her life in the textile industry.   Ms. …

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Rev. Arthur Leon Jones, Jr

Rev. Arthur Leon Jones, Jr., age 75, of Elberton, Georgia passed Friday, February 10, 2017. Funeral service at 1:30 pm, Saturday, February 18, 2017, at St. Mary’s C.M.E. Church Elberton, GA. Interment will be in White’s Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery Elberton, Georgia. Rev. Jones will be placed in the church at …

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