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Mrs. Ernsteen “Tenny” (Quick) Smith of South Haven, Mississippi, fell and broke her hip and shoulder last week. She is a former resident of this community. She is Randy Smith and Ronnie and Danny Bryant’s aunt.

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Robert Hill was in Marshall North hospital 12 days but they have moved him to Shepherd’s Cove Monday, Feb. 11. He was there a few days and they are sending him to Crossville Nursing Home. He has got to where he can’t walk and he has pneumonia.

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The Swishers celebrated their anniversary on December 28th by going out to eat with friends, Mike and Linda Sims. It was also a celebration of birthdays, Linda Dec. 30th and Kay Dec. 31st.

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The Bevill family celebrated Thanksgiving at the home of Keith and Kay Swisher. Those attending were: Hazel Jones, Sue Smith, Cora Bevill, Karen and John Young, Kim and Jeff Mayes, Angie and Steve Moon and his mom Sue Moon, Jana and Jones Kuner, Andrew and Jamie Christie, Garrett, Alyssa and…

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Recent visitors of Robert and Roxie Hill were Rev. Bobby and Gale Pendergrass of Grove Oak and Kerry Clayton of Boaz. Philip and Lisa Berry of this community and Micah Berry ate Thanksgiving dinner with Robert and Roxie Hill.

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Randy and Faye Smith and Steve Garrison went to the 51st Annual Moonshine Festival Car Show in Dawsonville, Ga.

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Larry Chandler of Fyffe and Kenny Clayton of Boaz have been recent visitors of Robert and Roxie Hill. Also, Sally Pruett of Grove Oak visited them and brought them some okra. We sure were glad of it. The rabbits ate the Hills’ okra up.

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Several attended the cemetery cleaning at Union Cemetery near South Sauty Aug. 11. Those attending included Theron and Lillian Pruett, Sally Pruett, Anthony and Bobby Pruett and son Randy and his sons Colton and Tyler of Grove Oak, Bob and Janice Pruett of Fyffe, Randy and Sandy Walker, Dort…

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Randy Smith’s aunt and uncle George and June Carr’s granddaughter Kate McCranie and Andrew Stephens of Austin, Texas, were married at Randy and Faye Smith’s home last Friday evening. About 200 people attended. Randy Smith’s sister Sandy Friedman and daughter Callie from Boca Raton, Florida, …

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Robert Hill went to the E.R. at Marshall North last Tuesday night. They checked him out good and all they could find was he had a virus. Roxie Hill has had a sinus infection real bad. They both have allergies too.

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Andrew and Jamie Christie, Garrett, Alyssa and Eli went to Dollywood for a weekend. They took Pop Pop and Granna Keith and Kay Swisher with them.

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Girley Drain of Boaz was in this community the other day. He and Randy Smith of this community were riding around on the upper end of Center Point, looking where they both used to live when they were growing up. They said it didn’t look like it used to. They also stopped a while with Robert …

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Several attended Decoration Day at Center Point Cemetery Sunday, May 6,

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Elizabeth Walker of Arab passed away April 15 and was buried April 19. She was a cousin to Roxie Hill and Ann Bryant. She had been sick for a good while. She was 83. She was the wife of Robert Walker. Several went to the Gober Funeral Home at Arab for the viewing. Robert and myself were able to go.

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Philip and Lisa Berry and Robert and Roxie Hill ate Easter lunch with Junior and Joann Berry in the Piney Grove community. Most of their family was there, but a few were out due to sickness.

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Alyssa Christie, daughter of Dr. Andrew and Jamie Christie, recently celebrated her 6th birthday. She had a spend the night party with friends. There were no boys allowed. They had to stay at Pop Pop and Granna’s. Friends were Abbie, Allie Grace, Laney, Rachel and Camille.

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Several went to the W.T. Wilson Funeral Home at Rainsville to visit with the family of Isaac (Pete) Terrell of Martling, who passed away March 7 at his home. He was the son of the late Lum and Ethel (Drain) Terrell. His mother was a former resident of this community. He was buried Saturday a…

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Little Eli Christie celebrated his first birthday with family at his home in this community. He had an Elmo cake and his own personal smash cake, which he enjoyed smashing.

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Robert Hill has been in the Marshall Medical Center North. They think he had a mini-stroke, but he is back home now doing very well. Home health is coming out to see him. 

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The Rev. Bobby Pendergrass’ stepfather, Harvey John Ingram, of Grove Oak has been in the Marshall South Hospital. They found the he had a light stroke. Bobby’s mother, Dolly Ingram, has gotten the flu. She thought she got it when she was at the hospital with her husband. Bobby is the pastor …

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Randy Smith's cousin Phillip Crow of Fort Payne passed away Dec. 23. He was buried Dec. 27 at Mountain View Memory Gardens. He was 65. He was the son of the late Jack and Velma (Dollar) Crow. His mother was a former resident of this community. He has a lot of relatives who still live at Cent…

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Roxie Hill and Faye Smith’s cousin Audrie (Burgess) Berry of Fyffe passed away Dec. 5 and was buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery near Grove Oak Dec. 9. Several went to the Rainsville Funeral Home to visit with her family. She was the wife of the late Calvin Berry.

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Randy and Faye Smith had Thanksgiving dinner with Stanley and Virginia "Tooter" Murdock at Grove Oak. All of Randy and Faye Smith's family were at home Friday afternoon for Thanksgiving festivities.

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Several from Center Point Church went to the Amish community in Tennessee Saturday. They said they enjoyed it very much.

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Kerry Clayton and Bailey Bagwell of Boaz visited Robert and Roxie Hill Sunday afternoon. They brought Roxie a birthday cake and they both brought her birthday gifts.

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John Yates' brother Chalmer Yates of Fyffe passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, at his home. He was 77. 

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Monica Onstad, niece of Randy and Faye Smith, with her husband Eric and son Garrett, took refuge from Hurricane Irma at the Smiths' home at Center Point. Prior to evacuation from Sarasota, Florida, the Onstads boarded up their home with hurricane shutters. They enjoyed family while waiting o…

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Keith and Kay Swisher spent a weekend in Atlanta with son Jeff and daughter-in-law Stacie. They attended a Braves game, played golf, visited the CNN center, saw the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium and went to the College Football Hall of Fame.

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Randy and Faye Smith went to Mount Airy, North Carolina, the hometown of the Andy Griffith Show. The Smiths also attended Faye’s 1965 class reunion at the Senior Center in Fyffe Saturday. Several classmates attended.

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Several went to the W.T. Wilson Funeral Home at Rainsville to visit with the family of Fannie Mae (Fricks) Hilley of Fyffe. She passed away May 7. She was buried at Piney Grove Cemetery May 12. She was a former resident of this community. She has a lot of relatives that live here.

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Wynell Godwin killed a big rattlesnake on the Point Saturday afternoon. It had 6 rattles.

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James and Jean Melton are about to move to the Brookdale retirement home in Hanceville. They lived in Guntersville for years and have lived at Cherokee Ridge the last several years.

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Randy Smith's uncle Verbon Dollar of Fyffe passed away May 19 and was buried at Piney Grove Cemetery May 31. He was a first cousin of Roxie Hill. He has many relatives who live in this community. He grew up at Center Point.

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They had the cousins' reunion at Poplar Springs Saturday, May 6. Those attending were Robert and Roxie Hill and Lisa Berry of Center Point; Marie Strange of Albertville; Rev. Bobby & Glenda Darnell of Poplar Springs; Darrell & Donna Garrison of Hogansville, Georgia; Kathy Graves of A…

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Keith and Kay Swisher and Andrew, Jamie, Garrett, Alyssa and Eli Christie attended the community Easter supper at Wakefield Volunteer Fire Department hosted by Haney's Chapel Church. The First Baptist Pickers from Guntersville provided the entertainment and most everyone won a door prize. Th…

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Fernwood Godwin of Albertville passed away April 4 and was buried at Harmony Cemetery in Jackson County April 6. He was a former resident of this community. He was the son of the late Jim and Dimple Godwin.

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Keith and Kay Swisher and Alyssa Christie ate at Top O' The River with her aunt and uncle Judie and Mickey Moore of Albertville and her first cousin Gary Thrasher, his wife Elaine and their son and grandson of Locust Fork.

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Alyssa Christie celebrated her 5th birthday with two parties. One was a spend-the-night party with friends Laney and Alli Grace from her pre-K class at Guntersville Elementary. They had a shimmer and shine cake. The boys Garrett and Eli went home with Granna and Pop Pop so the girls could party. 

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Charles and Tena Pruett’s granddaughter Sarah Killgore of near Boaz has had to have surgery on her knee. She is 14 years old.

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Randy and Faye Smith went to Boca Raton, Florida, for Randy’s nephew Justin Friedman’s high school graduation. He is going to the University of Florida. Randy Smith’s aunt Ramona Dollar of Fyffe passed away May 25 and was buried at Mountain View Memory Gardens near Fort Payne. She also has o…

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Sally Pruett of Grove Oak and Brenda Hart of Rainbow City visited their brother Charles and Tena Pruett. Charles is going to have to have some heart tests done. His brother-in-law Paul Murdock of Grove Oak is still not doing too good and Charles’ niece Destiny Pruett of Fyffe broke her foot …

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John Yates’ sister Inez Yates of Fyffe passed away March 7. She was buried at Mt. Zion Cemetery. She was 83 years old and had been sick for a long time. Several went to the W.T. Wilson Funeral Home at Rainsville to visit with her family.

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Jeff Swisher flew in to the Huntsville Airport from St. Charles, Illinois, and spent the weekend with his parents, Keith and Kay Swisher.

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Randy and Faye Smith went to Arkansas to see an old friend who is very sick.

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Charles and Tena Pruett of this community, Paul and Topsy Murdock and Sally Pruett, all of Grove Oak, ate a fish supper with Bob and Janice Pruett at Fyffe recently.

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Brandie (Armstrong) Tucker, a former resident of this community, and her husband, Kevin Tucker of Albertville have a new baby girl born Jan. 11, 8lbs 1oz. They named her Elizabeth Raven. They also have a son, Bail-lei Bagwell, age 12 years. The grandparents are Pam Clayton and Kerry Clayton …

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Tena Pruett’s brother Marion Little, a former resident of this community, passed away Dec. 27 at Collinsville Nursing Home. He had been there for several years. He was buried at Piney Grove. Several from here went to the W.T. Wilson Funeral Home at Rainsville to visit with his family.

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Debbie Patterson’s cousin Jimmy Sue Puckett Drain of Fyffe passed away. She was the daughter of the lake Ken and Floetta (Thacker) Puckett. She was the wife of Rex Drain.