James Maguire Jr.

...Burke County, Ga. most of his life before moving to Thomson five years ago. He drove a truck for Claussen Concrete, Boral Brick and most recently C&H Paving in Thomson. He was a Baptist by faith. Survivors include his wife, Doris Maguire...

Ray Hitt

...Memorial Post #71 and a former Volunteer with the North Augusta Fire Department. He retired from the Georgia Railroad and Boral Brick. Mr. Hitt was a Pitcher with the Augusta Tigers pro baseball team and was an avid Fisherman and Woodworker. Survivors...

John Williams

...church cemetery. Mr. Williams, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Galilee Baptist Church. He retired from the Boral Brick Company, formerly known as Merry Brothers, after 30 years of service. Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Henrietta...

John Jones

...in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Mr. Jones, a native of Aiken County attended Jefferson High School. He retired from Boral Bricks, Inc. He was a member and deacon of First Providence Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Julia Merriweather...

Emmitt McClellan Jr.

...He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a US Air Force Vietnam veteran. He retired as a Plant Manager from Boral Brick. The family said he was a quiet man who had a loving giving heart and always had a hug for anyone. He predeceased...

Construction roundup

...Millenium Venture Group; plaintiff, Maner Builders Supply; Dec. 31, $34,915? Defendant, Ann K. Quillen; plaintiff, Howard Lumber; Dec. 30, $2,326? Defendant, Jill Riley; plaintiff, Boral Bricks; Jan. 9, $9,099

Industries share efficiency tips

...in recent years, resulting in better ideas and communication within the company.David Johnson, staff engineer for Boral Bricks, said Boral underwent a rigorous reorganization in the past few years.Before the reorganization, Boral's plant...

Boral Bricks to lay off 70 Augusta workers

...its Augusta kilns in November.Boral Bricks Inc. on Tuesday announced layoffs...affecting about 70 employees.Boral Bricks president, Bob Kepford, said...6 percent over the past year.Boral Bricks' corporate services facility in...

John Luther McKie (TRENTON, S.C.)

...Mr. McKie, a native of Aiken County, received his education from Bettis Academy. He retired from Merry Bros/Boral Brick, Inc. after 30 plus years of service. He was a member of Mims Grove Baptist Church where he served as vice chairman...

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...Street and Walton Way, Augusta. TUESDAY: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., SRS (Central Shops); 8 to 11:30 a.m., Boral Bricks, 1630 Arthern Road; 1 to 5 p.m., Augusta Richmond County Employees, 530 Greene St. WEDNESDAY: 8 a.m. to...