murfreesboropost 2008-01-30

Terry Carroll



Terry Carroll, age 63 of Murfreesboro, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center.Terry Carroll, age 63 of Murfreesboro, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. A native and life long resident of Rutherford County, he was a respitory therapist at Baptist Hospital. Mr. Carroll was preceded in death by his father, Elby […]

Silas Carter Coleman



Silas Carter Coleman, age 87, of Smyrna died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008.Silas Carter Coleman, age 87, of Smyrna died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008. He was born in Smyrna on September 16, 1920 to the late Dave and Lillian Carter Coleman of Smyrna. He is survived by his son, Larry Carter Coleman of Smyrna; daughter, Carol Ann Coleman Davis and her […]

Attorneys appointed to represent sisters abandoned at attorney’s office



Attorneys were appointed Wednesday to represent two teen sisters left by their mother at an attorney’s office earlier this month.Attorneys were appointed Wednesday to represent two teen sisters left by their mother at an attorneys office earlier this month. The mother left her daughters with attorney Erica Reed before she was hospitalized earlier this month. An aunt has temporary custody […]

McCain and Obama pull out wins in The City Café’s straw poll.



Café owner Scott Perkins announced the results of the straw poll for presidential and local office preference Wednesday morning. Perkins noted the poll has been about and 96-97 percent accurate for national elections and 98-99 percent accurate in local races in the past 25 years.McCain and Obama pull out wins in The City Cafs straw poll. Caf owner Scott Perkins […]

Tracie Lea Waddell



Tracie Lea Waddell, age 46, of Murfreesboro, passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008 at her home.Tracie Lea Waddell, age 46, of Murfreesboro, passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008 at her home. Tracie was a native of Aurora, Ill. and a longtime resident of Murfreesboro. She worked at L & T Plumbing and was of the Methodist faith. She was a […]

Grand jurors to hear case of woman shot by deputies



A sheriff’s lieutenant fearing for his life shot a woman twice after she threatened him and another deputy with a kitchen knife Dec. 2 near her home, he testified Wednesday.A sheriffs lieutenant fearing for his life shot a woman twice after she threatened him and another deputy with a kitchen knife Dec. 2 near her home, he testified Wednesday. Lt. […]

Mary Eller McElroy



Mary Eller McElroy, age 98 of Murfreesboro, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Community Care of Rutherford County.Mary Eller McElroy, age 98 of Murfreesboro, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Community Care of Rutherford County. Mrs. McElroy wa born in Rutherford County, she retired from Cloverbottom Home as a nurses assistant. She was a member of Bellwood Baptist […]

Georgia Lee Porter



Georgia Lee Porter, age 87 of Christiana, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Community Care of Rutherford County.Georgia Lee Porter, age 87 of Christiana, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Community Care of Rutherford County. She was born in Cannon County, but lived most of her life in Rutherford County. She was a member of the Millersburg Baptist […]

Maxine Joan (Merrill) Key



Maxine Joan (Merrill) Key, age 75, of Smyrna, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2008 at NHC Healthcare.Maxine Joan (Merrill) Key, age 75, of Smyrna, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2008 at NHC Healthcare. Mrs. Key was born in Michigan to the late Joseph Alfred and Iva Chloe Rosenberger Miller. She was a longtime resident of Smyrna. She was a retired […]

Wilson Bank goes red literally for Heart Month



Wilson Bank & Trust has joined with Middle Tennessee Medical Center in sponsoring Heart Month in Rutherford County. In recognition of Heart Month, all offices of Wilson Bank & Trust will GO RED from Feb. 1 through Valentines Day, Feb. 14 in an attempt to raise awareness among women and improve heart health in Rutherford County. All exterior lights on […]