Dorothy Panther

    Dorothy Marie Panther, 84, of Murphy, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018.
    Dorothy was born to the late Homer and Mary Bishop Baker. Dorothy was a kind and gentle soul.

Jerry Queen

    Jerry Junior Queen, 42, of Pinesville Park, Murphy, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in Erlanger Murphy Medical Center following an apparent heart attack.

Mary Smart

    Mary Evelyn Smart, 72, of Hayesville, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at North East Georgia Medical Center.

Betty Elrod

    Betty L. Elrod, 77, of Murphy, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 3, 2018.
    Betty was a native and lifelong resident of Cherokee County.

Virgil Gibson

    Virgil G. Gibson, 75, of Andrews, died Saturday, July 7, 2018, at his residence.
    He was a native of Clay County, but since age 6 had lived in Andrews.


The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

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