Kimball's Jewelers Hours:

Sunday - Closed
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • Our Location
  • Store Hours
    Sunday - Closed
    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Wednesday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Thursday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Friday - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Saturday - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • (865) 584-0026

2017 – Present

Jim retires at 84, but is still the Chairman of the Board. The Kimball’s team’s greatest pleasure is to work together to serve our patrons, friends, and the community with world-class brands and service, built with hometown Southern hospitality.

2004 – Present

Kimball’s, while one of Knoxville’s oldest companies, has embraced the most advanced computer systems, including  3-D Printers, Computer Automated (CAD/CAM) design, and computerized engraves. Kimball’s has tried to continually grow and develop, putting service above all else.

2004

Management moves the store from 428 South Gay Street to 6464 Kingston Pike, the center of Knoxville’s business district. When building the new store, Jim focuses on sight location and demographics. Danny and Kim work together on the building design with Stuart Anderson of George Ewart Architectural firm. Kimball’s focus shifts exclusively to jewelry and watches, which helps the shops neighbors, Glass Bazaar, enhance their business as the premier retailer of fine gifts in Knoxville. Kimball’s new store is rated as one of the top three jewelry stores in the United States by In-Store Magazine.

2001

Danny’s wife, Kim Overbey,  joins Kimball’s and becomes instrumental in merchandising and interior design.

1997

Danny is promoted to Vice President

1994

James’s son, Danny Overbey, is hired.

1864

David L. Hope opens Kimball’s parent company, Hope Brothers Jewelers.

1868

Hope Brothers is reorganized after the Civil War by Mr. Hope’s two grandsons, David and John Hope. The store is originally located on the west side of Gay Street in Downtown Knoxville.

1908

Hope Brothers moves across the street to 428 South Gay Street.

1929 – 1933

Like the majority of the country, Hope Brothers struggles during the Great Depression.