Steve Raper

    Steve Douglas Raper, 67, of the Hiwassee Dam community, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 in an Atlanta, Ga., hospital following an extended illness.

Kent Ford

    Kent Ford, 62 of Murphy, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 in UT Medical Center in Knoxville, Tenn.

Marie Jones

    Marie Sunday Potenzo Jones, 92, of Bethlehem, Ga., formerly of Andrews, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019 in a Braselton, Georgia hospital.

Sandra Walker

    Sandra Ellerman Walker age 76 of Little Deer Run Hayesville passed away peacefully on Sunday May 5, 2019 in the Union General Hospital following an extended illness.

Earl Strain

    Earl Rae Strain, known to most as “Chief”, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at his home, on April 29, 2019.

John MacDonald

    John Thomas MacDonald, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, moved on to greener pastures Monday afternoon, April 29, 2019, peacefully at home with family after a long illness.


The Cherokee Scout

Mailing Address:
89 Sycamore St. 

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