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How to place an obituary in Knoxville News Sentinel

For more information on submitting an obituary, please contact the Knoxville News Sentinel obituary department by phone at 865-342-6510 or email [email protected].

Funeral directors assist families in the submission of obituaries. Please allow your funeral home director to assist in this process. Private submissions are accepted, in special cases, via email to [email protected]. Please include your name and phone number, along with the obit.

The deadline for placing obituaries from private parties is 1PM EST Monday-Friday for the following day’s edition. The deadline for Sunday and Monday editions is Saturday at 1PM EST. Our normal office hours are 8AM to 5PM EST Monday through Friday; and 10AM-2PM EST on Saturday.

Please use the following form as a guideline for private submission for In Memories: http://web.knoxnews.com/ads/legacy/lovingmemory.pdf. This form is only to be used for In Loving Memory notices, not for obituaries.

This form can either be printed, filled out, and faxed to 239-263-4708 or saved to your desktop, filled out, and emailed to [email protected].

Do you have questions about how to write an obituary? Visit this guide to writing an obituary.
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