Grovetown councilman passes away, according to mayor

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Published: Nov. 22, 2020 at 9:11 AM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Grovetown Councilman Allen Transou passed away Sunday morning, according to a Facebook post by the city’s mayor.

Mayor Gary Jones wrote:

Transou won the special election to replace former Councilman Dennis Trudeau and ran unopposed in the 2019 election.

Transou was a longtime resident of Grovetown. He moved to the city in 2015. Transou served as an information assurance engineer at Fort Gordon and also was senior pastor at Young Macedonia Baptist Church, according to a news release from the city.

Jones ordered city flags to be flown at half-staff.

Details regarding funeral services have not been released.

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