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Edna McCarter

Edna Maurell Davis McCarter was born on November 15, 1929, in Clay County, Tennessee, to the late Parlie Davis and Matilda Susan Browning Davis. She departed this life on November 13, 2022, just two days before her ninety-third birthday, making her earthly stay Ninety-two years, eleven months, and twenty-nine days. Edna married James Carson McCarter…

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Macon County opens basketball season

The Macon County High School basketball season got underway with Hall of Fame games played in Lafayette on Tuesday Nov 15th. The Tigerettes faced off against Clarkrange in the first game. The Lady Buffaloes jumped out to an early lead with a stiff full-court press against the Tigerettes which led to many of the games…

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Notice of Trustee Sale- Lewis and Joyce Gentry

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms, and conditions of a Deed of Trust Note dated September 25, 2001, and the Deed of Trust of even date securing the same, recorded September 25, 2001, in Book No. TD294, at Page 266, in Office of the Register of…

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Macon County Cross Country has year-end banquet

The Macon Country Cross Country teams annual banquet was held Sunday, November 13th. Award Winners are as follows for each grade level. Elementary Award Winners: Fastest-Brayley Law and Bentley Halcomb, Most Improved-Haven Doss and Jayden Kemp, Sportsmanship Award-Georgia Hackert and Kelton Jetton, and Coaches Award-Kaybree West and Tuff Dickens. MCJH Award Winners: Point Leader Award-Addison…

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Doris Jackson

Doris C. Bilbrey Jackson, age 95 of Searcy, AR & formerly of the Leonard Community in Clay County, TN passed away Friday afternoon, November 11, 2022 at her daughter’s residence in Searcy, AR. Funeral Services for Doris Jackson were conducted Tuesday afternoon, November 15, 2022 at 12:00 noon from the chapel of Anderson & Son…

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Robert Petty

Robert Lee Petty, age 86 of the Union Camp Community in Macon County, TN passed away Sunday afternoon, November 6, 2022 at Knollwood Manor in Lafayette, TN. Funeral Services were conducted Wednesday, November 9 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Elder Stoney Morris officiating. Interment…

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Betty Jo Leath

Betty Jo Harp Leath was born into this world on June 7, 1947, in Lafayette, Tennessee, to the late Fred and Lucille Huffine Harp. She departed this life for her Heavenly Home early Tuesday morning, November 8, 2022, at the age seventy-five years, five months, and one day. On June 28, 1965, Betty married the…

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Hayden Bradley Jr.

Hayden Bradley Jr., age 77 of Sparta, Tennessee passed away on Friday, November 4, 2022, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Born to Hayden and Ellen Bradley on April 26, 1945 in White County, TN, Hayden Bradley Jr. was the oldest son. He attended school in White County and graduated from Tennessee Tech in 1969. After…

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Timothy Hagan

Timothy Lynn Hagan was born into this world on November 25, 1958, and departed this life for his Heavenly Home on Thursday, November 3, 2022, at the age of sixty-three years, eleven months, and nine days. Timothy was preceded in death by his Birth Mother, Violet June Hagan; Father that raised him, R.H. “Grandpa” Hagan…

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Charles Gammons

Charles Junior Gammons, age 88 of Nashville, TN passed away Saturday afternoon, October 29, 2022 at his residence. Funeral Services for Charles Junior Gammons were conducted Thursday afternoon, November 3, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. from the Willette Missionary Baptist Church with Elder DeWayne Gregory officiating. Interment followed in the Willette Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Mark…

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