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September 30, 2012 12:00 AM

Macon’s Water Authority After Amerson

At the funeral of Frank Amerson on Sept. 18, Lonzy Edwards and Kirby Godsey spoke well of Amerson as a family man, neighbor and community member. They saved their most eloquent and passionate words, though, for recalling Amerson’s remarkable 35-year role leading Macon’s water authority, which he was still serving as its elected chairman at the time of his unexpected death from heart trouble at 83.

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