Lynn T. Jeffers

Apr. 17, 2013 @ 11:39 PM

Lynn T. Jeffers, age 82 of Knoxville, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at his home. He owned and operated Olden Days Antiques and Collectibles in Sevierville, and loved to frequent area auctions. Lynn retired after a career in management with Walmart. He was a beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend. Lynn was passionate about local history including that of Knoxville and East Tennessee.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Lynda Harken; parents, Monty and Gertrude Jeffers; brother, Curtis Jeffers.

Lynn is survived by his son, Stephen Jeffers (Deborah); daughters, Carol Tidwell (Scott), Debbie Esterline (Jan); seven grand children, 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Fay Robusto and Zoe Butler; nephew, Tom Robusto (Cathy); special friend, Nadene Presnell; as well as many friends from Olden Days Shop.

Graveside service Saturday, noon, at Greenwood Cemetery with Dr. Rev. Jerry Taylor officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from 5–7 p.m. at Rose Mortuary Mann Heritage Chapel. Online condolences may be made at