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Deputy Sheriff Lloyd Clevenger | Cocke County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee Cocke County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee

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Lloyd Clevenger

Cocke County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee

End of Watch: Friday, December 20, 1974

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 36

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Vehicular assault

Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved

Offender: Acquitted

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Deputy Sheriff Lloyd Clevenger and Deputy Sheriff Billy Smith were killed in an automobile crash while on patrol.

The deputies were turning onto an on-ramp for I-40 when their vehicle was broadsided by a drunk driver who was driving without headlights on. Both deputies were killed instantly. The drunk driver was acquitted on a technicality.

Deputy Clevenger was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.

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Deputy Sheriff Billy Walter Smith
Cocke County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee
End of Watch: Friday, December 20, 1974
Cause: Vehicular assault

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 37th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05
December 20, 2011

 

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