November 3, 2020 General Election Results

November 3, 2020

Voters had the opportunity to cast ballots in a variety of races during the November General Election, including municipal elections for Carthage & Gordonsville and elections for two vacant county commission seats.

For Carthage, three city aldermen were elected. Since only three candidates were on the ballot, it is presumed that Stephen Babcock, Barbara Kannapel, and Jess Peters will be elected to those offices.

In Gordonsville, a mayor and two city aldermen will be selected to four-year terms. In the alderman race, it is presumed that Sam Bowles and Jessica Dillard-Biggs will be elected as the only two candidates on the ballot.

For Smith County, voters cast ballots for open seats to fill unexpired terms for District 3 and District 6 commissioners. Casey Elrod is presumed to be elected to the District 6 as he was unopposed.

In addition to the local elections, voters also cast ballots for U.S. President/Vice-President, U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives for the 6th Congressional District, and TN House of Representatives for the 40th District.

Polls were open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and voters had the opportunity to vote early from October 14th through October 29th or by absentee ballot.

The election results for Smith County will be updated as the Smith County Election Commission updates their results. Please note that these are only the results for Smith County and do not include all results for state races.

8 of 8 Precincts Reported
Election DayAbsenteeWalk-In Early Voting TOTALS%
President and Vice President of the United States
Donald J. Trump and Michael R. Pence (R)20531604911712478.29%
Joseph R. Biden and Kamala D. Harris (D)3431781277179819.88%
Don Blankenship and William Mohr (I)7111190.21%
Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente and Darcy G. Richardson (I)20130.03%
Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker (I)218110.12%
Jo Jorgensen and Jeremy “Spike” Cohen (I)29231620.69%
Alyson Kennedy and Malcom Jarrett (I)20570.08%
Gloria La Riva and Sunil Freeman (I)10120.02%
Kanye West and Michelle Tidball (I)40590.10%
Write-In50270.08%
United States Senate
Bill Hagerty (R)19251514523659978.63%
Marquita Bradshaw (D)2851541050148917.74%
Yomi “Fapas” Faparusi Sr. (I)8012200.24%
Jeffery Alam Grunau (I)3210150.18%
Ronnie Henley (I)12018300.36%
G. Dean Hill (I)2012140.17%
Steven J. Hooper (I)323811161.38%
Aaron James (I)6212200.24%
Elizabeth McLeod (I)11419340.41%
Kacey Morgan (I)12111240.29%
Eric William Stansberry (I)2012140.17%
Write-In1007170.20%
U.S. House of Representatives – District 6
John Rose (R)18721594540657180.25%
Christopher Martin Finley (D)2911371018144617.66%
Christopher B. Monday (I)7210841662.03%
Write-In10450.06%
TN House of Representatives – District 40
Terri Lynn Weaver (R)18311714352635478.28%
Paddy Sizemore (I)1551291235173921.42%
Write-In2120240.30%
County Commissioner – District 3 (Unexpired Term)
Josh Brown1781035153951.58%
Stephanie H. McCaleb1552032850348.13%
Write-In20130.29%
County Commissioner – District 6 (Unexpired Term)
Casey Elrod1333636753699.44%
Write-In00330.56%
Alderman – Town of Carthage (3 Seats)
Stephen Babcock1122645234035.18%
Barbara Kannapel913444135034.32%
Jess Peters852938229729.73%
Write-In501050.78%
Mayor – Town of Gordonsville
Ronnie Burton233729815.36%
James M. (Duck) Gibbs361316321233.23%
John Potts60526232751.25%
Write-In00110.16%
Alderman – Town of Gordonsville (2 Seats)
Sam Bowles71929237247.69%
Jessica Dillard-Biggs78826240551.92%
10230.39%
Town of South Carthage – Consumption on the Premises Referendum
For legal sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises in the Town of South Carthage.822220230661.57%
Against legal sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises in the Town of South Carthage.381713619138.43%