OBIT: Lena Mae Clay Sadler

Mrs. Lena Mae Clay Sadler, also known as Mama Lena, age 95 of the Stonewall community, departed this earthly home on Tuesday night, May 26, 2020, at 8PM to enter into her heavenly home, where the best is yet to come. Mrs. Lena was born March 24, 1925 in the Martin’s Creek community of Jackson…

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OBIT: Clifton Granstaff

Mr. Clifton Granstaff, age 79, of Brush Creek, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, with his wife Frances Granstaff, his family, and his little dog, “Wilson”, by his side. Clifton will be cremated and the family will have a private memorial at a later date. “As you pass from this physical lifetime, we wonder where…

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OBIT: JoAnn Eastes

It is with great sadness that the family of JoAnn Ferrare Eastes of Spartanburg, SC shares the news of her passing on May 21, 2020 at the age of 92. JoAnn passed away peacefully at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home. She had a long, fulfilling life and will be deeply missed by her family and those…

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OBIT Eleanor Battersby

Mrs. Eleanor Teresa Battersby, age 103 of Difficult, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020. Mrs. Battersby was born July 11, 1916 in Vineland, NJ, a daughter of the late Adon Beckett and Nellie Mori Beckett. She married Irvin T. Battersby on August 13, 1951 in Maryland and he preceded her in death on March…

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OBIT: Jimmy Allmon

Mr. Jimmy Charles Allmon, age 80, of Mt. Juliet and formerly a Smith County native, died Friday, May 29, 2020, after his illness lasted over a 6 year period. Jimmy was born January 12, 1940 in New Middleton to the late Auline Wills Allmon and Omar Allmon. He was also preceded in death by sister…

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OBIT: Lesslie Carter Williams

Mrs. Lesslie Carter Williams, age 53, entered into eternal rest on Sunday morning, May 24, 2020, two days before her 20th wedding anniversary, and was pronounced deceased at 6:18 a.m. at the Riverview Regional Medical Center E. R. in Carthage after becoming gravely ill, suffering from an apparent heart attack at her Alexander Road home…

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OBIT: Robbie Overstreet

Mrs. Robbie Overstreet, of the Conditt Hollow in the Elmwood community, died at the age of 84 at 11:18 a.m. Sunday morning, May 31, 2020, at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center where she had been a patient since May 20th. Mrs. Overstreet is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where her husband, George,…

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OBIT: Carol Carmack

Mrs. Carol Carmack, a homemaker of the Russell Hill community, died peacefully Saturday morning, May 23, 2020, at the Smith County Health and Rehabilitation Center in Carthage where she had made her home since July 25, 2017. She was 84 and suffered from dementia. Funeral services by Pastor Teresa Brooks of Georgia were conducted at…

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OBIT: James “Jim” Moss

James Grady “Jim” Moss, age 74, of Alexandria, died Friday evening, May 22, 2020, at Vanderbilt-Wilson Hospital in Lebanon. Born May 9, 1946, he was the son of the late Grady and Johnnie Lee Fletcher Moss. Jim was preceded in death by his wife, Janette George Moss, Nov. 19, 2019 and by sisters, Ruth Dunn…

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Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 06/04/20

NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  Peggy Ann Tisdale Notice is hereby given that on the 27th day of May, 2020, Letters Testamentary in respect to the estate of Peggy Ann Tisdale, Deceased, who died on the 15th day of May, 2020, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident,…

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