Margaret Earl Lawrence

Mrs. Margaret Earl Lawrence of South Fulton passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Diversicare of Martin. She was a member of the Bayou de Chine Cumberland Presbyterian Church and had been an office manager for H&R Block in South Fulton, Tenn. She had also worked as a telephone operator for Southern Bell Telephone. She…

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LaDon Bradford

Mrs. LaDon Meggs Bradford, 71, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 at her home. She was born July 12, 1947 in Huntingdon, Tenn. to A.G. and Geneva Burney Meggs. Mrs. Bradford graduated Humboldt High School Class of 1965, West TN Business College, worked as an office manager for H&M Construction and was a member of…

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Walter Clyde Vailes

Mr. Walter Clyde Vailes, 87, passed away Sunday, October 21, 2018 in Jackson, Tenn. He was born March 26, 1931 in Gibson County, Tenn. to Walter Raymond and Dorothy Moore Vailes. Mr. Vailes was educated in the Fairview School, worked as a driver for Save-A-Lot and was a member of the Medina Church of Church.…

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Art gala set Nov. 3

by Kim Forbes One of Humboldt’s most beloved treasures, the West Tennessee Regional Art Center, will shine brightly on next month. The 6th Annual Art Gala will be held Saturday, November 3 at 6:30 p.m. at The Opera House in downtown Humboldt. Each year, the WTRAC hosts the art gala, which is their annual fundraiser.…

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Uselton to headline membership drive

by Kim Forbes Fall Into Friends is the annual membership drive hosted by Friends of the Library board members. This year’s Fall Into Friends event will be held Monday, October 22 at the Humboldt Public Library. In addition to food, door prizes and a silent auction, this year Humboldt native and author, Darrell Uselton, will…

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Culpepper receives chamber promotion

by Kim Forbes Last week, Humboldt Chamber of Commerce announced Beth Culpepper has been promoted to the position of events coordinator. Culpepper is taking over the job after the resignation of Anna Surratt, who is relocating. Culpepper has been with the chamber for two years. In the six years leading up to her accepting a…

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Christine Edwards Vestal

Services for Mrs. Christine Edwards Vestal, 93, were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, October 5, 2018 in the Shelton-Hunt Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed in White Rose Cemetery in Gibson. Visitation was last Thursday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.  Mrs. Vestal, a homemaker and member of the Humboldt Church of Christ, passed away…

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Robbie Louise Callann Crabtree

Robbie Louise Callann Crabtree, born January 16, 1928 went home to heaven on September 27, 2018. Mrs. Crabtree, the daughter of Robert and Flossie Callann, was raised on a farm in Humboldt, Tenn.She met her husband, Damon Crabtree, in 1946 when he returned from action in World War II. Mr. Crabtree was immediately fascinated by…

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Rev. Bob W. Rose

A memorial service for Rev. Bob W. rose will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, October 6, 2018 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church (45 West at Esquire Lewis Road, Humboldt, Tenn.). In lieu of flowers, send memorials to Bradford School System’s Backpack Program. Medina Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Jeffery Earl Scarbrough

Mr. Jeffery E. Scarbrough, 49, passed away September 4, 2018, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Memorial services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home. Visitation was held from 11 a.m. until service time. Mr. Scarbrough was preceded in death by his brother, Gary Dale Scarbrough; and grandparents, Nell and Ray Edwards.…

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