Knox County
Sheriff's Office

Knox County
Sheriff's Office

Image of Mrs. George smiling in red teddybear sweater

1991 Homicide of Pauline George

Initial Information and Scene

Neighbors had reported seeing an older model light green pickup truck backed into George’s driveway around 3:00 PM that day.


Pauline George, age 50, was found dead in her West Knox County home on March 7, 1991. She had been stabbed to death. Her body was discovered in the basement of her Kingston Hills home about 5:00 PM by her boyfriend who was picking her up for dinner. She had arrived home at 7724 Luscombe Dr. about 2:30 PM after leaving work as an admitting clerk at Park West Hospital around 2:00 PM.

Front of Mrs. George house
Mrs. George and her son smiling
Mrs. George and her son in tie
Sheriff Tom Spangler

Knox County Sheriff's Office

Knoxville, TN

Tom Spangler, Sheriff