Annie Payne

    Annie Ruth Jones Payne passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Murphy Nursing & Rehab.
    She was of the Baptist faith.

Verlen Hannah

    Verlen Hannah, 78, of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in a Murphy hospital.
    Verlen was a native of Bessemer City, where he lived until age 21.

Irene Martin

    Irene Martin, 87, of Blairsville, Ga., formerly of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in Union County Nursing Home.

Jamie Roth

Dec. 6, 1944 – Dec. 6, 2018
    Jamie A. Roth passed away on her birthday Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Orlando, Fla.

Jack Mosteller

    Jack Mosteller, 88, of Bellevue, Wash., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018.
    Jack was born in Andrews in 1930. He was named by his 3-year-old sister (she liked Cracker Jacks).

Fern Dennis

    Fern Dennis, 69, of Cape Coral, Fla., and Murphy, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019.
    She was born June 19, 1949, in Trenton, N.J., to Frank and Pearl Pagliaro.


The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

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