Diocese of Knoxville, Tennessee

James Arthur Rudisill

Status: Deceased (2008)

Appeared under the heading: “Before the Diocese of Knoxville was established in 1988, the priests who served in this region were under the pastoral leadership and oversight of the Diocese of Nashville. The following is a list of priests credibly accused in the Diocese of Nashville who held assignments in parishes which are now part of the Diocese of Knoxville.”

Birth Year: 1926

Ordination year: 1951

Reported assignment history:

  • Pastor at Notre Dame Church in Greeneville and its mission in Rogersville
  • Moderator of the Diocesan Council of Catholic Women for the Chattanooga Deanery
  • Associate Pastor and Pastor of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Chattanooga
  • Chaplain Knights of Columbus Council 610 in Chattanooga