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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jan 3, 2014

Retired Knoxville lawyer Louis Eysenbach Hofferbert Jr. died yesterday (Jan. 2) at the age of 86. After serving in the Navy, Hofferbert began studying at the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1953. Following graduation, he entered private practice and worked as a lawyer until he retired in 2013. Hofferbert also served in the U.S. Naval Reserve for 38 years, retiring in 1984 as a captain. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon tomorrow (Jan. 4) at West Hills Presbyterian Church. A funeral service will follow. Interment will be at Lynnhurst Cemetery with military honors by the U.S. Navy. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to West Hills Presbyterian Church, 7600 Bennington Dr., Knoxville, TN  37909; or the American Heart Association. Knox News has more on this life.