The states of Tennessee and Kentucky experienced devastating disasters in mid-December, which resulted in the loss of six lives, including two children. The tornadoes impacted eleven Tennessee counties and caused widespread destruction, leading to weeks without power. In Clarksville, Montgomery County, Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church lost its roof, 91 structures were destroyed, and over 300 sustained serious damage. The Community Baptist Church in Nashville was also hit while congregants were inside. Despite the significant structural damage, there was no loss of life in the church.