Strawberry Plains, Tennessee
1939 — 2022
Robert Drinnen, age 83, of Strawberry Plains, TN passed away at home after a long battle with colon cancer on Saturday, May 21, 2022. Robert was born April 29, 1939 in Knoxville, TN. He was a graduate of Sevier County High School and Carson Newman University. Robert served in the Tennessee Air National Guard. He served as a deacon and leader at Lyons Creek Baptist Church. Robert began his career as an auditor for Park National Bank and transitioned to the Comptroller of Eastern State Mental Hospital. He retired from Carson Newman College as the Vice-President of Finance. He also served as president of the Board of Directors for Appalachian Electric Cooperative. In addition, Robert...