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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jul 5, 2018
Philip James “Phil” Pfeifer of Knoxville died on July 1 at the age of 65. Born in England to an American military family, he served in the U.S. Army before graduating magna cum laude from Indiana University School of Law. He moved to Knoxville to practice law at the U.S. Department of Energy, and later went on to work for the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Office of the General Counsel. His family will receive friends tonight from 5 to 6:45 p.m., with a 7 p.m. funeral liturgy at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Family and friends will gather at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at the East Tennessee State Veteran’s Cemetery for graveside services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to HonorAir Knoxville, 7536 Taggart Lane, Knoxville, TN 37938-8996.