|Published: 10:01 AM, 07/08/2013
Author: Tommy Millsaps
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
MADISONVILE-Controversy swirling over a
gate across a roadway to Click Cemetery came before the County
Commission at its last monthly meeting.
Eddie Maynard represented descendents
of the Click families during the meeting. He said a gate had been
place across the road into the cemetery next to Tellico Lake with a
no trespassing sign put on it by the Clearwater Cove Property Owners
Maynard said it is illegal to block
access to a cemetery and by law a cemetery can not be sold as part of
a deal for other property.
But this is an emotional issue for the
families with loved ones in the cemetery.
"They can not legally control this
property," Maynard said.
See full story in the Sunday, July 7, edition of The Advocate & Democrat.
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