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Austin Carver

Austin Glynn Carver, age 26 of Lafayette, TN passed away Saturday evening, December 31, 2022 in Lafayette, TN. Funeral Services for Austin Glynn Carver were conducted Wednesday afternoon, January 4, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Elder Joey Green& Lloyd Schroeter officiating. Interment followed in…

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Micki Butcher

Micki Yokley Butcher, age 69 of the Rocky Mound Community in Macon County, TN passed away Saturday afternoon, December 24, 2022 at her residence. Funeral Services were conducted Wednesday, December 28 at 1 p.m. from the Chapel of the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Elder Jeremy Yokley, Elder Kevin Harrison, & Elder…

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Mildred Doss Fleming

Mildred Doss Fleming, age 82 of Red Boiling Springs, TN passed away early Friday morning, December 30, 2022 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin, TN. Funeral Services for Mildred Doss Fleming were conducted Tuesday afternoon, January 3, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette…

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Macon County basketball has rough week

Both basketball squads at Macon County High School had a tough week on the ball court. On Monday Dec 12th Macon County made up their home game against Clay County. This game looked to be a close one as Clay County pulled out to an early lead, 17-11 after the first quarter, only to have…

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Elese Archer

Elese Wilmore Archer, age 104 of Lafayette, TN passed away Thursday night, December 15, 2022 at the Quality Care Health Center in Lebanon, TN. Elese is in the care of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette. Funeral Services for Elese Wilmore Archer were conducted Sunday afternoon, December 18, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. from the…

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Ricky Wilson & Melba Wilson

Ricky Lee Wilson was born into this world on April 29, 1962, in Gary, Indiana, to Larry Rae Wilson and Nancy Lynn Wineland. He was one of four children born to this union. His wife, Melba Karen Jenkins Wilson was born into this world on September 25, 1964 in Kingsport, Tennessee, to the late Robert…

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Borders selected finalist for Mr Football

(TSSAA) Tennessee’s best high school football players for 2022 were recognized at the Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards luncheon hosted by the Tennessee Titans. Macon County Sophomore Gabe Borders was selected as a finalist in Division, Class 4A for the honor. Marcellus Jackson of Knoxville Fulton won in Class 4A Mr Football. More than 400…

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Tigers get one win

In two nights of basketball action this past week, the Macon County Tigers got one lone win for both the programs at MCHS. On Tuesday Dec 6th Macon County travelled to Westmoreland. The Lady Eagles got off to a fast start and led 21-13 at halftime. Westmoreland shot 41% from the field, out rebounded the…

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Wayne Parker

Wayne Parker, 79, of Adolphus, KY passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at the Medical Center in Scottsville. The Lafayette, TN native was a retired electrician, former Allen County Deputy Sheriff and Constable for 20 years, former employee of Davis Cabinet Company in Portland, TN and Vinson Electric. He was the chairman of the board…

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E.H. Jones

Mr. E. H. Jones was born into this World on February 20, 1932, in Trousdale County, Tennessee to the late Etter Jewell Jones. He departed this life on Saturday, December 3, 2022, and was carried by the angels to his Heavenly Reward, at the age of ninety years, nine months, and thirteen days. E. H.…

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