Obituaries

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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Obituary – Charlene Cox

Jul 20th, 2020 | By

Well-known horse enthusiast, Charlene Cox passed away on July 4, 2020 at the age of 67. The Seymour, Tennessee resident was known in the Racking Horse Industry across the East Tennessee, North Carolina and Alabama show circuits. Charlene was honored to serve on the judges’ panel at the Racking Horse World Celebration in 2015. She
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Obituary – Elvin Sapp

Jul 20th, 2020 | By

Elvin Emery Sapp , 84, passed away on July 5th, 2020 at his home in Columbia, Missouri surrounded by his family. Visitation was Wednesday, July 8th at Memorial Funeral Home with a graveside service that followed in Memorial Park Cemetery. Elvin was born on June 24, 1936 in Boone County, the son of Everett Emery
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Obituary – Bettye Joyce Swann Warmbrod

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

Bettye Joyce Swann Warmbrod, age 86, of Belvidere, Tennessee, was welcomed into heaven on Sunday, June 7, 2020, surrounded by her daughters, granddaughters, sister, and niece. Mrs. Warmbrod was born in Alto, Tennessee, on April 22, 1934, to the late Virgil and Faye (Sublett) Swann. She spent her dearly beloved childhood years in Decherd with
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Obituary – John D Warmbrod

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

John David Warmbrod, age 87, of Belvidere, Tennessee, was welcomed into Heaven on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at his residence, spending his final days of this life surrounded by his treasured family. Mr. Warmbrod was born in Belvidere, Tennessee on June 26, 1932, to the late John Earl (Chick) and Mary Lou (Osborne) Warmbrod. He
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Obituary – Linda Beasley

Jun 15th, 2020 | By

Linda Locke Beasley was born on September 28, 1942, in Pasadena, California and passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020, surrounded by her loved ones. Linda graduated from Greenville High School and attended Emory University. She married Jimmy on September 9, 1962 and moved to Athens where she completed her bachelor’s degree at Athens State
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