Lisa Ball

    Lisa Ball, 53, of Murphy, passed away Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga.

Alan Burch

    Alan Paul Burch, 52, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., passed away Friday, Sept. 2, 2016.
    He was born to  Al and Barbara Burch on June 23,1964.  He lived in Murphy until he was 15.

Greg Kinney

    Greg J. Kinney, 59, of Matoaka, W.Va., and formerly of Murphy, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at his residence.

Kristy Shields

    Kristy Michelle Nicholson Shields, 31, of Knoxville, Tenn., and formerly of Turtletown, Tenn., passed away Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at her home.

Lori Ann Bourscheid

    Lori Ann Bourscheid, 53, of Andrews, passed away Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in a Murphy hospital.
    She was raised in Citrus County, Fla., and later moved to Cherokee County in 2001.

Jerry Tatham

    Jerry Lee Tatham, 54, of Sautee Nacoochee, Ga., and formerly of Andrews, died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, peacefully at home surrounded by family members.

Hope Hohmann

    Hope Chasity Hohmann, 19, of Murphy, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at her home.
    She was the daughter of Max Edward Lockaby and Patricia Kay Eller Lockaby.


The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

Murphy, NC 28906
Phone: 828-837-5122
Fax: 828-837-5832