A former Vice-Mayor for Knoxville has died.
Longtime city leader Jack Sharp passed away over the weekend at the age of 87. He is said to be the longest-serving vice mayor in the city’s history. He was vice mayor for more than a decade. Sharp served 28 years on city council, serving until 2003.
The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday) at Bridges Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery at 12:45 on Wednesday.