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Former Federal Prosecutor Ed Schmutzer Dies, Age 64

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Funeral services are Wednesday in Sevierville for longtime Assistant U.S. Attorney Ed Schmutzer.
Schmutzer, brother of former District Attorney General Al Schmutzer, died Saturday at age 64.
Ed Schmutzer was a federal prosecutor in Knoxville from 1982 until his death. Before that, he practiced law briefly in Nashville.
Survivors besides his brother include a son and a daughter.

Former Rep. Ed Arnold Dies in Accident, Aged 77

From the News Sentinel:
Edwin “Ed” Arnold, a former state representative and assistant district for Blount, Roane and Loudon counties, has died. He was 77.
Mr. Arnold was killed Saturday morning when he stepped into traffic on Interstate 40 to help his grandson, who had just been in a wreck, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.
Mr. Arnold received his undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee and his law degree from Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tenn. Arnold was active in the Loudon community as a member of the Jaycees, Lions Club and First Baptist Church in Loudon. He served in the Legislature from 1963 to 1967 and became assistant attorney general for Blount, Loudon and Roane counties.
Family will receive friends 12-1:30 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. today at First Baptist Church, 413 Wharf Street, Loudon. Services will follow at 7:30 p.m., with Rev. Richard Everett officiating
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