7119 Afton Drive
Knoxville, TN 37918
R. Larry Smith
R. Larry Smith formed his insurance
agency, R. Larry Smith and Associates, in 1980
after working four years with the Tennessee
Wildlife Resources Agency.  He has served in
various offices with the Knoxville Association of
Insurance and Financial Advisors, formerly the
Knoxville Association of Life Underwriters.  In
addition to being active in the professional
organization, Commissioner Smith previously
served as Chairman of the Knox County
Republican Party.  He has held various offices
of the Halls Republican Club, and is currently
serving as Vice President.  Mr. Smith is also a
former Metropolitan Planning Commissioner
having served eight years.

Larry and his wi
fe, Sharon, have two children,
Tyler and Mallory.  They reside in the Halls
community.  He has a daughter, Laura, from a
previous marriage.  Larry and Sharon have
been members of Fountain City United
Methodist Church for fifteen years where he
currently serves as Treasurer and a youth
Sunday school teacher.

Larry grew up in Fountain City with his parents,
a sister and a brother.  He graduated fro
Central High School in 1972 and from the
University of Tennessee in 1976 with a
Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries
Science.  He collects University of Tennessee
basketball memorabilia and shares his
collection with various civic and athletic
R. Larry Smith
and Associates
County Commission
UT Basketball Historian