Herman Sims was South Knox leader

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Albert Herman Sims, 92, passed away Aug. 22. Family will receive friends in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Hwy., from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, with a …

Fran Stoner was Oak Ridge pioneer

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Frances Stoner raised her four daughters to be strong, and when she died on Aug. 16, they acknowledged her legacy: “Frances Evelyn Pouns Stoner, Mother, Oak Ridge Pioneer, Microbiologist and …

Don R. Salem: A legacy of excellence

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Donald Rockwood Salem, 94, of Seymour, died on Aug. 18. After graduating from the University of Alabama, he had a varied career including teaching school, managing a tire store, selling …

Mueller helps build 100 Habitat houses

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William H. Mueller, 91, of Maryville, passed away Saturday, Aug, 17, at his home. A mechanical engineer, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II and …

Gary Bean stole your dog

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To the owner of the big skinny dog that disappeared from your North Knoxville front yard where you had chained her to a picnic table:
Gary Bean stole her.
He was working …

Services are Wednesday for Hal Thompson

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Harold Joseph “Hal” Thompson, 58, of Knoxville, passed away Aug. 9. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at Bridges Funeral Home, 5430 Rutledge Pike, with a …

Services Saturday for Blount reporter Ken Garland

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Blount County reporter/photographer Ken Garland, 72, passed away on July 20. A Celebration of Life will be held at noon Saturday, July 27, at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home in Maryville. Family …