Emerson “Eli” Fly died Aug. 7 in Knoxville at the age of 82. Fly served as president of UT from 2001 until 2002, capping a 40-year career at the University.
Longtime University of Tennessee General Counsel Beauchamp “Beach” E. Brogan died on July 9 in Knoxville at the age of 87.
From her playing days at UT Martin to her storied coaching career at UT Knoxville, Pat Summitt is among the most loved, respected and admired Tennesseans in history.
Mrs. Boling was a native of Knoxville and received a bachelor’s degree in child development and family relationships from UT Knoxville in 1952. She and Ed Boling married on Aug. 8, 1950 and had been married for 65 years when the former UT president died in June 2015.
Dr. Edward J. Boling, president of the University of Tennessee system from 1970 to 1988, died on Thursday at the age of 93.