T. MICHAEL CHEAVES, age 66, of Jefferson City, TN passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his home. Preceded in death by parents, Zuna Lee and Jane Anna Cheaves; sister, Nancy Diane Morton. He was a retired detective from Knox County Sheriffs Department. He was a Colonel in the Division Cavalry Brigade and Commanding Officer of the First Tennessee Cavalry. Survived by children, John-Michael David Cheaves and Sarah Elizabeth Cheaves; brother, William Scott Klein; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Cheaves Family Cemetery with Rev. Duane Hamby and Al Hallonquist officiating. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. Saturday evening at Farrar Funeral Home and 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. Sunday at his home prior to the service.

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