Willie Etta (Bill) Cantrell Stupak

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Willie Etta (Bill) Cantrell Stupak, 69, passed away March 29, 2002.
She was a dance instructor for Arthur Murray Dance Studios during the 1950’s.
Survivors include her husband, Joe Stupak; two brothers, J.C. Cantrell and William Cantrell; and one sister, Ellen Green.
Services were held at 10 a.m., April 2, 2002, at Andrew Price United Methodist Church with burial in Fuston Cemetery in Smithville. Rev. Denman Frazer officiated.
Hibbet & Hailey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


Paul Dennis Palamarchuck

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Paul Dennis Palamarchuck, 55, of Sparta, passed away March 31, 2002, at his residence.
Palamarchuck was born July 24, 1946, in St. Marys, Pa., to Paul and Lydia Palamarchuck.
He served in the U.S. Navy for 27 years and was a cryptologist.
Palamarchuck was preceded in death by his mother and his step mother, Margaret Ann Palamarchuck.
Survivors include his wife, Monica L. Palamarchuck of Sparta; one daughter, Joanne Zepp of Severn, Md.; one son and daughter-in-law, Christian and Norma Palamarchuck of Odenton, Md.; father, Paul Palamarchuck of Emporium, Pa.; two brothers, Michael Palamarchuck of Emporium, Pa. and Kevin Palamarchuck of San Antonio, Texas; and three grandchildren.
Services … CONTINUED


Jerry Allan Patton Sr.

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Jerry Allan Patton Sr., 46, of Spencer, passed away April 2, 2002, at White County Community Hospital.
Patton was born Sept. 3, 1955, in Fayetteville, N.C., to James H. Patton Jr. and Nellie Ruth Wilson Patton.
He attended First Baptist Church in Spencer. Patton served in the U.S. Army and was a disabled veteran. He was a
member of American Legion Post #173 and VFW Post 5064.
Patton was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Janice McCormick.
Survivors include his wife, Tina Humphrey Patton of Spencer; one daughter, Christina Michelle Patton of Spencer; one son, Jerry Allen Patton Jr. of Sparta; two grandchildren, LaTinha Louise … CONTINUED




Saving those who cannot save themselves

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Kim Swindell Wood
Having a mission in life is a strong and powerful motivation. Shirley McDonald, chief nursing officer at White County Community Hospital (WCCH), is adamant when she talks about child abuse and her plans to educate the community.
McDonald wants to instruct hospital personnel about child abuse and domestic violence, especially in the clinical areas. “I want to educate the staff on the signs and symptoms of abuse,” said McDonald. “I want them to know what to look for and how to respond.”
McDonald instituted similar programs at other hospitals. Last year, WCCH started distributing blue ribbons to staff and visitors in remembrance of National Child … CONTINUED


Living a dream

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Bank on Highway 111 in Sparta, thought she was dreaming when it was announced she had won a trip to the 2002 Winter Olympics. Brock is pictured at the Salt Lake City events, which she attended with her husband. More photos of the trip will be featured in next Thursday’s edition of The Expositor.
Photo submitted


Women’s show promises to be a healthful experience

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Emily Moorehead
Plans are continuing to progress for the many health clinics to be offered by White County Community Hospital (WCCH) at the second annual Upper Cumberland Showcase for Women.
“I’m glad we have the opportunity to be involved with such a great community event,” said Beth Nadeau of WCCH, a corporate partner of the event, and the hospital has planned a special drawing for five free mammography screenings to be given away the day of the show.
WCCH’s Generations facility will be represented at the women’s show as well, featuring complimentary screenings for depression.
Increasingly, physicians are recognizing a woman’s mental health is just as important as … CONTINUED


Upper Cumberland Women to unite!

Posted by | April 4, 2002 12:00 am

Emily Moorehead
“I loved it,” said Kathy Sullivan of last year’s Upper Cumberland Showcase for Women.
“I’ve been to a lot of women’s shows in other counties, and ours was better in comparison.”
Will Sullivan be returning this year?
“I already have my ticket,” she said.
“I’ve had it for a week.”
Sullivan said one of the features of the show she most enjoyed was the medical booth as well as the many products available for sale from area merchants.
Already, many clinics are scheduled for the women’s show.
The 2002 Upper Cumberland Showcase for Women takes place on April 13 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Many … CONTINUED


Herbert Pistole

Posted by | April 1, 2002 12:00 am

Herbert Pistole, 88, of Sparta, passed away March 28, 2002, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Pistole was born March 16, 1914, in Sparta, to James Tom Pistole and Allie Mae Holder Pistole.
He attended Central Church of Christ and served in the U.S. Navy.
Pistole was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Ima Pistole; one daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Kenneth Gard of Palm Harbor, Flor.; one brother, Marion Pistole of McMinnville; one sister, Lucille Scott of McMinnville; two grandchildren, Wendy Boggs and Pamela Johnson both of Oklahoma City; and three great grandchildren, Sarah Hughes, Christopher Hughes and Stephanie Boggs.
Services will be held … CONTINUED


Sam Thomas Scott

Posted by | April 1, 2002 12:00 am

Sam Thomas Scott, 77, of Sparta, passed away March 30, 2002, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.
Scott was born June 11, 1924, to Samuel Mac Scott and Callie Mae Farley.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and worked in the tool and die business.
Scott was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Hoover Scott and Monk Scott.
Survivors include three sons, Michael Eugene Scott, Joe Donald Scott and Gary Philip Scott all of Michigan; four sisters, Ima (Tip) Pistole, Ruby Ullfers, Jo Nash and Geneva Shockley all of Sparta; and two grandchildren, Sean Michael Scott and Rachel Scott.
Services will be … CONTINUED


Georgie Vandergriff

Posted by | April 1, 2002 12:00 am

Georgie Vandergriff, 90, of Spencer, passed away March 31, 2002, at White County Community Hospital.
Vandergriff was born April 30, 1911, in Van Buren County, to John Bouldin and Lou Payne Bouldin.
Vandergriff attended Highland Church of Christ and was retired from Rock Textile Mills.
Vandergriff was preceded in death by one son, J.L. Bouldin; one granddaughter, Sherry Anne Bouldin Cope; one sister, Fannie Bouldin; and five brothers, Elgar Bouldin, Clyde Bouldin, Ivory Bouldin, Lloyd Bouldin and Herman Bouldin.
Survivors include one grandchild, Johnny Bouldin of Spencer; five great grandchildren, Keith Cope, Andera Bouldin, Amelia Bouldin, Abbie Bouldin and (name unknown) Cope all of Spencer; and several nieces … CONTINUED


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