- [S47] Sevier County, Tennessee and its Heritage, Sevier County Heritage Book Committee, (1994, Don Mills, Inc.), 67.
- [S52] Miller Funeral Home, (http://www.millerfuneralhome.org).
T.J. Stafford, Jr. was the husband of Vivian Miller Stafford and the father of Kent Stafford. T.J. worked at the funeral home from 1951 until his death in 1974.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II, having served as a gunnery officer aboard a destroyer escort in the Pacific theater. He officated at numeraous football and basketball games in Blount and surrounding counties and is a member of the Carson-Newman Athletic Hall of Fame. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf, and above all, his family and many friends.
- [S52] Miller Funeral Home, (http://www.millerfuneralhome.org), 9 Jul 1974.
Stafford, Thomas J. Sr. 9-26-1915 7-9-1974 Thomas J. Stafford Sr. Inez Morgan Shiloh / Sevier Co. TN
- [S34] In the Shadow of the Smokies, Smoky Mountain Historical Society, (1993), 370.
Lt. US Navy