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Posted by | July 27, 2016 3:18 pm

Classified Monthly Special! Sell that car or rent out that home for only $25 and that includes a picture. Larger sizes are available. Don’t have time to come by the office? No problem. We accept payments over the phone. Call 478-237-9971 and ask for Heather or send me an e-mail classifieds@emanuelcountylive.com or heathercox57@icloud.com


Deacon Sam Edwin Jones, 54

Posted by | July 25, 2016 4:39 pm

Sam JonesFuneral services for Deacon Sam Edwin Jones, 54, were held Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 2 p.m. in the Swainsboro City Auditorium with Rev. Roy Williams presiding and Rev. Melvin Adams Jr. serving as the eulogist. Interment was held in the Swainsboro City Cemetery.

Mr. Sam Edwin Jones was born July 6, 1962 in Swainsboro to Ella Bell Coppock Jones and Sam Jones Sr. He was educated in the Emanuel … Read More


Debbie Sue Newkirt, 53

Posted by | July 25, 2016 4:27 pm

Debbie Sue NewkirtFuneral services for Debbie Sue Newkirt, 53, were held Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the ECI Auditorium in Twin City with Rev. Tommy Brantley presiding and Rev. Willie Johnson serving as the eulogist. Interment was in the Parrish Grove Cemetery. Repast was held in the Concerned Citizens Building in Twin City. She died Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Emanuel Medical Center.

Mrs. Debbie Sue Newkirt was born … Read More


Gary M. Durden, 71

Posted by | July 25, 2016 4:01 pm

Funeral services for Gary M. Durden, 71, of Twin City will be held on Wednesday July 27, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Wood Funeral Home. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery in Emanuel County. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 26, 2016 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the funeral home. He died on Sunday July 24, 2016 at Candler Hospital in Savannah.

Mr. Gary M. Durden … Read More


LaTrelle Smith Cawthon, 82

Posted by | July 25, 2016 9:42 am

A memorial service for LaTrelle Smith Cawthon, 82, of Atlanta will be held at Shallowford Presbyterian Church in Atlanta at 2 p.m. on August 9, 2016 with a private interment in Emanuel County. She peacefully died after a prolonged illness on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

Ms. LaTrelle Smith Cawthon was born in Emanuel County on March 29, 1934 to Clifton Lee Smith and Georgia Ruth Ricks Smith. She attended college … Read More


Frankie Nell Warren Mimbs

Posted by | July 25, 2016 9:35 am

Frankie MimbsFuneral services for Frankie Nell Warren Mimbs were held Sunday, July 24, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Higgs Funeral Home with Reverend James Salter officiating. Burial was in Westview Cemetery in Soperton. She died Friday, July 22, 2016.

Mrs. Frankie Nell Warren Mimbs was the daughter of the late Horace Greely and Eddie Mae Sammons Warren. She was a housewife and homemaker, a resident of Soperton for … Read More


Charlotte Adams Ford, 95

Posted by | July 25, 2016 9:32 am

Charlotte Adams FordMemorial services for Charlotte Adams Ford, 95, were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at the Founders House, located at 325 South Lumpkin on UGA’s North Campus. She died July 16, 2016 in Athens.

Mrs. Charlotte Adams Ford was born February 7, 1921, in Roberta, the daughter of Henry R. Adams Sr. and Fannie Becton Adams. She lived in Swainsboro many years and was married to Howard … Read More


John Emmitt Rountree, 74

Posted by | July 25, 2016 9:28 am

Funeral services for John Emmitt Rountree, 74, of Swainsboro will be held Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Tomlinson Funeral Home with Elder Calvin Watkins and Reverend Franklin Sasser officiating. Interment will follow at Old Canoochee Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at the funeral home from 6 – 8 p.m. He died Sunday July … Read More


Adopt-A-Cop continued today!

Posted by | July 22, 2016 2:51 pm

Local family Jasmyne Hodges, Lyndsi Deal, Joshua Deal, RJ Hatfield, Stephanie Hatfield and Hazel Deal have set up their┬álemonade stand again on the square today in Swainsboro. Cups of lemonade are being sold for $0.50 each, and all the proceeds will be used to purchase and donate Gatorades, waters, and snacks for cops while on duty. Free cups of lemonade will be given to military members, paramedics, law enforcement … Read More



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