Obit – Paul Gaston Patterson

    Elder Paul G. Patterson, age 90, of Hendersonville, Tennessee, was reunited in Heaven with his beloved wife Betty of 71 years, on Sunday, October 25, 2020. Mr. Patterson was born in Nashville on May 25, 1930, to the late Willie Lee and Myrtle Jane Patterson. He had six brothers who all preceded him…

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Obit – Mr. Teddy Ray

Mr. Teddy Ray, age 56, of Joelton, died Monday afternoon, October 26, at Northcrest Medical Center in Springfield. He is survived by: mother, Mildred West Ray of Goodlettsville; father, Ronnie Dean Ray and wife Debbie of Cookeville; siblings, Tammy Burks and husband Sid of Goodlettsville, Tara Ray Smith and husband Brad of Ashland City, Justin…

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Obit – Mrs. Kathy Smiljanic

Mrs. Kathy Smiljanic, age 72, of Brush Creek, died Monday morning, October 26, at her home. She is survived by: husband, Roko Smiljanic Sr.; children, Roko “John” Smiljanic Jr and wife Jayne of Hickman, Jerome Anthony Smiljanic and wife Kimberly of Franklin, TN, Shari Leanna Smiljanic of Vallejo, California; brother, Phillip Johns and wife Nancy…

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SECRETARY OF STATE VISITS

SECRETARY OF STATE VISITS Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett, right, visited the early voting station at the Smith County Election Commission office located in the Turner Building in Carthage, Thursday morning. Administrator of Elections Yvonne Gibbs, second from left, listens as Secretary Hargett speaks. Poll workers Brycen Claywell and Lisa Overstreet also listen in.…

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SOME HALLOWEEN EVENTS CANCELED, BUT EXPECT SPOOKS TO STILL BE OUT

SOME HALLOWEEN EVENTS CANCELED, BUT EXPECT SPOOKS TO STILL BE OUT A COVID-19 influenced Halloween will be taking place this year. Halloween conveniently falls on a Saturday night so there will be trick-or-treaters and adults out there attending parties, but how many is anybody’s guess. Two main events held in Carthage and Gordonsville will not…

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• HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ELECTION ARRIVES TUESDAY

• HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ELECTION ARRIVES TUESDAY (For local election results Tuesday night residents can check the Courier website for a link to the Smith County Election Commission’s website which posts results as they become available. Also, look for a recap of the election in next week’s edition of the Courier.) Residents will be participating in…

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Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 10/29/20

NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  John E. Hammock Notice is hereby given that on the 14th day of October, 2020, Letters Testamentary in respect to the estate of John E. Hammock, Deceased, who died on the 10th day of October, 2020, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident,…

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