South Knox community honors ‘Mayor of South High’ for his decades of service

Friends and associates of Jon Timmerman, who’s known as “The Mayor of South High,” showed up at South High Senior Living to watch as he received this quarter’s “This Is Your Life” award.

The South Knoxville legend spent nearly 20 years of his life working as an EMT and firefighter to help the community, and was given the title of “mayor” for his many contributions.

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