Richard Boudin

    Richard Patrick “Pat”  Baudin, 80, of Hayesville and formerly of Cook County, Ill., passed away Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, at Clay County Care Center.

Troy Murrin Jr.

    Troy Bishop Murrin Jr., 73, of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, in an Andrews care facility.
    A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Earl Carson

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    Earl Dean Carson, 86, professional engineer and consultant, born in Chariton, Iowa, and a resident of Murphy, passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, at 11:35 a.m.

Ramona Hogsed

    Ramona Bates Hogsed passed away peacefully Friday, Oct. 14, 2016.
    She was born Sept. 18, 1930, in Unaka, the daughter of the late Charles F. Sr. and Bessie Craig Bates.

Lisa Ball

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

Alan Burch

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    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

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


The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

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