Food for Thought – Barn Quilt Trail

Did you know that Smith County has its own Quilt Trail? When one think of quilts, a beautiful crafted piece of work to snuggle under probably comes to mind. However, a Quilt Trail is made up of Barn quilts, and while they are a beautiful crafted piece of work, barn...

Mrs. Jean Upchurch

Mrs. Jean Upchurch Mrs. Jean Upchurch, age 56 of Carthage, died Thursday morning, March 28 at Riverview Regional in Carthage.   She is survived by: husband, Scottie Upchurch; 3 children, Daisy May Davis (Kevin Dewayne Meadows) of Westmoreland, Connie Lynn...

Miss Alpha Smith

Miss Alpha Smith Miss Alpha Smith of South Carthage and a longtime Nashville resident died peacefully at 2:28 a.m. Monday morning March 25, 2024 at the age of 74 at the Pavilion in South Carthage where she had made her home to be near her brother since March 21, 2022....

Margaret Ann Briggs

Margaret Ann Briggs On the morning of March 25, 2024 our mother, Margaret Ann Briggs, also known by some as “Marge”’ or “Margie” went to be with the Lord at the age of 82. She was home with her family in Murfreesboro, TN. Born to Harrison and Myrtle Abbott in Co-Op,...

Mr. Parker Goolsby

Mr. Parker Goolsby Mr. Parker Goolsby, age 83 of Lebanon and long-time resident of South Carthage, died Monday morning, March 25 at Vanderbilt-Wilson in Lebanon.  He is survived by: wife, Jessie Taylor Goolsby; sister, Lois Knight and husband Roy Jr of South...