Retired historian Sarah Brown McNiell dies at 87

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Retired chair of the Maryville College history department, founding member and officer of the Maryville/Alcoa League of Women Voters, founding member and first president of the Blount County Historic Trust …

Services Tuesday for Mary Sullivan

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Mary Wayland Sullivan, 80, wife of former Metro Pulse publisher Joseph W. Sullivan, passed away on April 18. Born and raised in Knoxville, she attended both private and public schools …

Services set for teacher Mary Jane Bowman

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Visitation for Mary Jane Bowman, 81, will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at Farragut Presbyterian Church, 209 Jamestowne Blvd., followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m. Ms. Bowman taught …

Lincoln Park loses friend, leader

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Friends and former neighbors of Tilda Nancy Seals Wilhite are praising her as a community leader who brightened the lives of those around her. Mrs. Wilhite died April 3 in …

Services Thursday for Robert Stivers

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Attorney and community volunteer Robert M. “Bob” Stivers Jr., 73, died March 31, and a celebration of life is planned for 6 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Central United Methodist …