Monthly Archives: July 2019

Sparta weather forecast 07.31.19

Posted on July 31, 2019 8:08 am by Kim Swindell Wood

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Old Zion decoration

Posted on July 31, 2019 8:08 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, Aug. 3

Who: Old Zion Cemetery

What: Decoration

When: Covered dish meal at noon

Where: Cemetery


Hensley Chapel revival

Posted on July 31, 2019 6:06 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday-Saturday, Aug. 10-17

Who: Hensley Chapel Free Will Baptist Church

What: Revival (special singing nightly)

When: 7 p.m. nightly

Where: 170 Will Rd., in Sparta


Cashdollar reunion

Posted on July 31, 2019 6:06 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, Aug. 10

Who: Cashdollar family and friends

What: Reunion

When: Noon (please bring covered dish)

Where: Ward-Cashdollar Cemetery

 


Pleasant Hill decoration

Posted on July 31, 2019 6:06 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, Aug. 3

Who: Pleasant Hill Cemetery

What: Decoration

When: Business meeting at 10 a.m.

Where: Cemetery

Contact: (931) 738-2825


Pistole Cemetery decoration

Posted on July 31, 2019 6:06 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, Aug. 3

Who: Pistole Cemetery

What: Decoration

When: Meal at noon (please bring covered dish) ; business meeting at 1 p.m.

Where: Cemetery

Contact: (931) 260-3613


Community Free Will VBS

Posted on July 31, 2019 5:05 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, Aug. 3

Who: Community Free Will Baptist Church

What: Vacation Bible School

When: 9 a.m.-noon; registration at 8:45 a.m.; cookout at noon

Where: Church, on South Camp Heights


Alzheimer’s Support Group

Posted on July 31, 2019 5:05 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Second Wednesday

Who: Family, friends, and caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s Disease or another type of dementia

What: Family and caregiver support group meeting

When: Second Wednesday of each month, 4-5 p.m.

Where: Saint Thomas Highland Hospital, in Sparta, 401 Sewell Rd. (in private dining room)

Contact: (931) 738-4118


Upper Cumberland Development District moving to new location

Posted on July 31, 2019 5:05 am by Kim Swindell Wood

The Upper Cumberland Development District will be moving to their newly constructed facility located at 1104 England Drive, Cookeville, in mid-August.

The tentative date for opening at their new location is Monday, Aug. 19, 2019. UCDD offices will be closed at their current location at 1225 S. Willow Ave., Cookeville, on Friday, Aug. 16, to make the transition.

UCDD leadership believes the new site and facility will better serve their board, staff and clients. The newly constructed 19,483 square-foot office building, designed by Upland Design Group and constructed by Mid State Construction,  includes a large meeting space, ample parking and an interior thoughtfully designed to accommodate individuals with … CONTINUED


Charles Thomas Carr

Posted on July 30, 2019 3:03 pm by Kim Swindell Wood

Charles Thomas Carr, 81, a veteran and longtime resident of Athens, passed away July 26, 2019, at Wood Presbyterian Home, in Sweetwater.

Mr. Carr, more commonly known to friends and family as Charlie, was born April 1, 1938, in Sparta, to Roy Ray Carr and Mary Belle Pennington Carr.

Mr. Carr proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy, receiving the Trusty Shellback Certificate from the Imperium Neptuni Regis. He went on to have a 50-plus-year career in insurance sales, in Athens, Tennessee, and surrounding areas. Mr. Carr was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lyda Daniels, Bessie Jo Stewart, Jean … CONTINUED


Glenn Don Dougherty

Posted on July 30, 2019 2:02 pm by Kim Swindell Wood

Glenn Don Dougherty, 89, of Sparta, passed away July 30, 2019, at his home, in Sparta.

Mr. Dougherty was born Jan. 28, 1930, in Clawson, Michigan, the son of Omar and Dora Dougherty.

No services are scheduled at this time.

Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Readers’ Choice Awards

Posted on July 30, 2019 2:02 pm by

It’s time again for The Expositor’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Ballots can be found in each edition of The Expositor for the next several weeks. Remember to VOTE, VOTE, VOTE. Only original ballots from The Expositor will be accepted. For more information, call (931) 836-3284.


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