Rex Henry Ogle

Circuit Court Judge

Year Elected/Appointed


Prior Judicial Experience

City Judge for Pigeon Forge, TN

Previous Employment

  • Private Practice
  • City Attorney for Pigeon Forge, TN
  • Attorney of Sevierville, TN


Memphis State University, 1979
University of Tennessee, 1976


  • Presiding Judge of the 4th Judicial District, 1995-1996, 2005-2006, and 2009-2010
  • President of the Tennessee Judicial Conference, 2001-2002
  • Jane Wheatcraft Award for establishment of 4th Judicial Task Force Against Domestic Violence
  • Tennessee Bar Association Fellow
  • Sevierville Lions Club Young Adult of the Year - 1981


  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • 4th Judicial Task Force Against Domestic Violence
  • Member of Statewide Commission on Foster Care
  • Member of Advisory Board for Lincoln Memorial University School of Law
  • Member of the Tennessee Judicial Conference

Community Involvement

  • President - Cherish the Child Foundation
  • President - Sevier Co. Public Library Foundation
  • Chairman - Advisory Board for Smoky Mountain Children's Home
  • Member - Board of Directors for Museum of Appalachia
  • Member - Advisory Board for Boys and Girls Club
  • Former Member - Advisory Board for Carson Newman College
  • Guest Speaker at various churches, civic clubs and professional organizations
  • Instructor for numerous legal and law enforcement organizations
  • Member-Leadership Sevier
  • 865-453-8385 (P)


125 Court Avenue, Suite 109W
P.O. Box 4245 (37864-4245)
Sevierville, TN 37862


Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson, Sevier