Betty Cobb

Betty A. Cobb, age 73, formerly of Sharon, died Friday, July 17, 2020. Graveside service was held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at Brock’s Cemetery in Greenfield with Williams Funeral Home of Greenfield in charge of the arrangements. Online tributes may be left at williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleasonandsharon.com.

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Dorothy Cross

August 07, 1923 – August 06, 2020 Mrs. Dorothy Mae (Barnett) Cross, age 96, of Martin, Tennessee passed Thursday, August 6, 2020 in Martin, one day shy of celebrating her 97th birthday. Mrs. Cross was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Cross, her daughters, Sherry Kriske and Carolyn Cross, and grandson, Thomas Kriske. She…

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Bobby Randall Morris Sr.

January 08, 1941 – August 05, 2020 Graveside Service for Bobby R. Morris Sr. age 79 of Greenfield, will be held Sunday August  9th at 2 p.m. at Highland Cemetery in Greenfield. He is survived by his wife Shirley Morris of Greenfield, sons Tommy Dale Morris and wife Linda of Gleason, Bobby Morris Jr. and…

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A plan to rezone residential property has been put on hold in Martin

By: Amanda Mansfield Press Reporter Local residents who are selling their property, and seeking to rezone, are facing time constraints as the Martin Planning Commission decides on a landscaping ordinance. During Tuesday night’s City of Martin Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting, a rezoning ordinance was tabled during its second reading. Alderman Marvin Flat moved…

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Thomas Sidney Johnson

November 02, 1936 – August 05, 2020 Mr. Thomas Sidney Johnson, age 83 of Dresden, passed away at his home on Red Hill Road on Wednesday, August 5, 2020.  His funeral will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2020 in Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with burial to follow in Parham Cemetery in…

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Sheila Ann Helton

October 07, 1963 – August 04, 2020 Sheila Ann Helton, age 56, of Sharon, TN passed away at her home on August 4, 2020. Sheila is survived by three daughters, Natasha Buckner of Martin, TN, Shey Ann Helton of Greenbelt, MD, and Michelle Schaefer of Martin, TN. She is also survived by a good friend,…

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27th ANNUAL TENNESSEE SOYBEAN FESTIVAL CANCELLED

The Award-Winning Tennessee Soybean Festival Board of Directors has made the decision to cancel the 27th Annual Tennessee Soybean Festival planned for Sept. 5-12, due to the uncertainties that still lie ahead from the COVID-19 pandemic. According to TSF Executive Director, David Belote, “The information we are currently receiving from state and federal governments indicates…

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Truck exhaust ordinance passed in city of Dresden

By: Amanda Mansfield Press Reporter Loud truck exhaust noise complaints have been addressed in the city of Dresden. During Monday night’s Dresden Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting, an ordinance was unanimously approved on the first reading that will give police the ability to write citations for vehicles with exhaust noises of over 90 decibels…

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Richie Thomas

James Richard “Richie” Thomas, 43, of Union City passed away Aug. 1, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Published 8.3.20

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Lynn Bowlin

Lynn Bowlin, 71, of Union City passed away July 31, 2020, at Fulton Nursing and Rehab Center in Fulton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Published 8.3.20

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