Obituaries

Obituary – June Hawkins

Oct 12th, 2020 | By

The Scoop has learned of the passing of Mrs. Freda June Harris Hawkins who passed away on September 6, 2020. The Lewisburg, Tennessee resident was 85 year old. June Hawkins was born in Maury County to her parents Leroy Harris and Edna Frances Gillum Harris, who both precede her in death. Mrs. Hawkins was the
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Obituary – Elfreed Armstrong

Oct 12th, 2020 | By

Surrounded by her loving family, Laura Elfreed Shirley Armstrong, 86, of Hickory, North Carolina went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, following a period of declining health. Born March 5, 1934 in Camden, SC, she was the daughter of the late George W. Shirley and Ruth Shirley McKenzie. Elfreed, known to many
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Obituary – Pam Nashton

Oct 12th, 2020 | By

Pamela Joyce Mayhugh Nashton, 66, passed away after a short illness on August 11, 2020. She was born January 5, 1954 in White House, Tennessee, to Joyce Dickerson and Vernon Mayhugh. She attended White House High School. She married Jeffrey Lee Nashton on December 18, 2000 in Rome, NY. Pamela had a keen eye for
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Obituary – Woodrow Spinks

Oct 12th, 2020 | By

Woodrow Spinks, 87, passed away Saturday, September 26, 2020. He was born in Falco, Alabama on August 23, 1933 to E.C. and Della Lundy Spinks and is preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife, Carolyn Spinks; five brothers: Enoch Spinks, J.C. Spinks, Ray Spinks, Dick Spinks and I. W. Spinks; and four sisters:
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Obituary – Lloyd Cassidy

Sep 21st, 2020 | By

Tennessee Walking Horse owner and supporter, Lloyd Cassidy, passed away on September 14, 2020, at the age of 68. He was a resident of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky. Mr. Cassidy was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd L. Cassidy and Margaret Hickey Cassidy. Survivors include his wife Nancy Ishmael Cassidy; his children, Jonathan Cassidy (Devony)
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Obituary – Frank McWhorter

Sep 3rd, 2020 | By

Frank “Kentucky Gambler” McWhorter passed away August 31, 2020. He was 72 years old. The Gallatin, Tennessee resident was born September 20, 1947 in Albany, Kentucky to parents Fred and Margie Bell McWhorter. His parents precede him in death, as well as, a son Shane McWhorter and grandson Keith Patton. Survivors include his devoted wife
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Obituary – R. Randall Rollins

Aug 27th, 2020 | By

R. Randall Rollins, a highly respected leader and influential figure in Atlanta’s business and philanthropic communities, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020 at Emory University Hospital. Mr. Rollins was 88 years old and had suffered a short illness. Mr. Rollins, known as Randall and affectionately referred to as “Triple R,” was born in 1931
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Equine Obituary – Collector’s Mr. Twister

Aug 27th, 2020 | By

2x RWC Collector’s Mr. Twister was humanely laid to rest on August 15, 2020. This show ring champion was loved by many, but was Caroline Elliott Allen’s “once in a lifetime” horse. He was selected by her mother, Nancy Elliott, to be her youth mount. The duo made many victory laps together, but one of
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Obituary Tony Nales

Aug 6th, 2020 | By

On August 2, 2020, Tony Nales of Fort Lauderdale, Florida passed away. The 67 year old fought a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of over 35 years, Terri Nales of Fort Lauderdale, along with four grown children, Anthony, Jr., Justin, Laura and Amy. He is also survived by four young
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Obituary – Sarah Elisabeth Moersch Porterfield

Jul 20th, 2020 | By

A graveside service for Sarah Moersch Porterfield, 41, of Jacksonville, Alabama was held at noon on Friday, July 10, 2020, at Jacksonville City Cemetery. The Reverend Robert Fowler officiated. Sarah passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at her home. She is preceded in death by her father, Dr. Vincent Fuselli; her maternal grandfather,
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