City of Oak Ridge Library Obituary Index

Oak Ridge Journal from September 1943 to January 1949. The Oak Ridger from January 1949 to within a month of the current date

Obituaries, death notices and some news articles have been indexed. Most obituaries are for the Tennessee counties of Anderson, Knox, and Roane.

Paper and microfilm images are available at the Oak Ridge Public Library. Obituaries appearing in The Oak Ridger after February 1997 are available through America’s News.

The LAST NAME field is a “contains” search. Any letters typed in the LAST NAME box will search all records for last names which contains those letters. The rest of the fields have a filter which can be used to narrow your search. Type your criteria into the box, click on the filter icon (funnel) and choose your filter type.

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