TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jan 11, 2017

Oak Ridge attorney Billy Sams, 63, died Jan. 7. A native of Kingsport, Sams earned his law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law and then joined the Air Force JAG Corps. After leaving the service, he opened a law practice in Oak Ridge in 1982. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 3:30 p.m. with a reception to follow at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 809 Oak Ridge Turnpike in Oak Ridge. Memorial donations may be made to the Anderson County Bar Association, 109 W. Tennessee Ave., Oak Ridge, TN 37830, for the county law library and student scholarships.