Thomas Burns, age 54, of Kingston

Thomas Burns, age 54, of Kingston passed away Friday, June 15, 2018 at his home. He was born April 19, 1964 in Harriman. He was a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Harriman. Tom was a mechanic for Mikes Auto Body in Harriman before his battle with cancer. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and loved riding dirt bikes. Tom also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Edward & Devona Burns.


Domestic Partner Rachelle Howard of Kingston

Brother Samuel E. Burns & wife, Mitzi of Knoxville

Sister Mary Lee Birnbaum of Kingston

Nephews Jack Birnbaum of Maryville

Ian Birnbaum of Knoxville

Samuel E. Burns, Jr., of Knoxville

Hayden Thomas Burns of Knoxville

Niece Marilyn Elise Thompson of Maryville

The family will receive friends 10:30 – 11:30 am, Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Fraker Funeral Home with graveside service immediately following at Poplar Springs Cemetery with Rev. Ronnie Nickell officiating. Online register book can be signed at Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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