James Donald (Jim) Hutchins, 81, of Dandridge, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 4, 2021.
Jim was born in Knoxville, TN to Ralph and Leta Hutchins. He attended Young High School (1957) and Carson-Newman College (1961) where he played football. Jim is also a graduate of Memphis State School of Law (1974). He has lived in Dandridge for the last 38 years. He loved the Town of Dandridge and after 40 years practicing law he became Dandridge’s Town Administrator in 2005. Jim and Rae also owned Thomas Tavern Gifts and Smoke Shop and after retiring from the Town of Dandridge, you could find Jim there mixing his own blends of tobacco.