Obituaries

Obituary- Dr. William Warr

Dec 12th, 2018 | By

Dr. W. Spurgeon Warr, age 84, of Phenix City, Alabama, passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018. Dr. Warr was born May 24, 1934, in Abbeville, Alabama to the late Mary Louise McCloud Warr and Buford S. Warr. He graduated from Central High in 1952, Auburn University in 1955, UAB in 1959, Internship and Residency
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Obituary Mickey Groom

Dec 12th, 2018 | By

Ms. Louise Samford (Mickey) Groom of Opelika passed away at UAB University Hospital November 26, 2018. Funeral service for Ms. Groom was held November 30, 2018 at First United Methodist Church of Opelika. Interment followed at Rosemere Cemetery. Ms. Groom was born November 24, 1933 in Atlanta, Georgia to parents, Dr. Millard and Gwendolyn Samford.
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Obituary- Lester John Anderson, Jr.

Dec 12th, 2018 | By

Obituary- Lester John Anderson, Jr. PINEY FLATS – Lester John Anderson, Jr., 69, passed away November 21, 2018 at his home in Piney Flats, TN. The family received friends on Saturday, November 24, 2018. A celebration of life service followed. A graveside service was conducted on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Piney Grove Cemetery in
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Equine Obituary – Steel Connection

Nov 5th, 2018 | By

The Scoop has learned of the passing of World Grand Champion Steel Connection. The beautiful stallion was owned and loved by JoAnn Dowell of Powell, Ohio. A full obituary will be updated in a later edition.



Obituary- Earnest Burke

Oct 9th, 2018 | By

Earnest (Turk) Franklin Burke, age 82, of Wildersville, Tennessee died Friday, September 28, 2018. Born in Old Hickory. Tennessee on August 27, 1936 to Clyde Wilson and Gladys L. Burke. He served in the Air National Guard, worked at the Nashville Gas Co. for 20 years and the State of Tennessee as a Natural Gas
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Obituary – Ruth York Bennett

Sep 18th, 2018 | By

Centertown- Ruth York Bennett, 91, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at Ohio County Health System. She was born April 29, 1927 daughter of the late F.W. and Gola Trogden York. Ruth was a member of Centertown Baptist Church and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Welborn Lee Ashby American Legion Post 296. She had worked
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Obituary- Eddie Ray Davis

Sep 18th, 2018 | By

Eddie Ray Davis, 68, passed away Sunday September 9, 2018. He is survived by loving wife Donna Sponcil Davis of 48 years, son Jason (Shari), and grandson Nathan Davis. He was a native of Lexington, but a life-long resident of Jessamine County. He was born May 5, 1950, to the late Ray and Esther Hager
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Obituary for Gerald Page Henley

Aug 30th, 2018 | By

Gerald Page Henley, age 71 of Maiden, North Carolina passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018 at his residence. He was born on May 18, 1947 to the late Rhyne Baxter and Aleen Poole Henley. He was a lifelong member of Friendly Chapel Baptist Church. Gerald was the owner/operator of Henley Motors in Maiden from 1971-2005
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Equine Obituary – More Horsepower

Aug 6th, 2018 | By

More Horsepower passed away on June 29, 2018 as he was humanely laid to rest following severe health complications. The World Champion was foaled on October 3, 2007. Bred by Dr. Richard Wilhelm, he was sired by Main Power and out of a Gen’s Major General mare. More Horsepower was started under the training banner
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Equine Obituary- Jazz King

Aug 6th, 2018 | By

Choose Your Gait Farm is sad to announce the passing of 3x RWGC and 2x WC, Jazz King. Jazz King has been owned, managed and loved by Jack Way, Kelly Peevy and Todd Fisher. He was humanely euthanized on July 25, 2018 from a debilitating knee injury that he would never recover from. Jazz King
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