CHARLES DAVID JOHNSONMay 21, 1937 ~ January 9, 2018 (age 80)
Charles David Johnson
Passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018
At Starr Regional Medical Center in Athens
Charles was born and raised in McMinn County, he was the son of the late John and Beatrice Morrison Johnson and was preceded in death by one infant brother.
He last worked at McKeehan Chair Company before his declining health. Even though his body was weak, up until his death, he was the toughest and most knowledgeable man you could ever wish to meet. He will be greatly missed but we rejoice to know he has a new set of legs and is walking in Heaven. He was a member of South Liberty Baptist Church and played for many years in the Gospel Group, The Pine Ridge Boys.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife of 62 years, Betty Jo Moses Johnson
Son and daughter-in-law, Ricky and Egenia Johnson
Two daughters and sons-in-law,
Vickie and Johnny Hughes
Debbie and Gary Monroe
Four granddaughters: Misty Womac and James Parrella, Cayci Johnson, Jessica Lee, and Dawn Palmer
Five grandsons: Charlie and Sabrina Womac, Cody and Melissa Johnson, Josh Monroe, John Hughes and Jeff Hughes.
Three great granddaughters: Makenzie Burnette, Brettany Lee, and Brylee Johnson
Five great grandsons: Charlie Womac, JP Parrella, David Womac, Braylen Johnson and Jack Parrella.
Two brothers and spouses,
Johnny and Suzanne Johnson
Van and Sharon Johnson
Five sisters and spouses,
Betty White and Tony K.
Nellie and Vernon Carroll
Jewell and Paul Pierce
Also a host of friends and family, special nurse and friend, Patsy Moses.
Funeral services will be 6:30 pm Friday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with the Rev. Greg Watson and Rev. Terry Campbell officiating. Burial will be11 am Saturday in South Liberty Cemetery.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends 5-6:30 pm Friday at the funeral home.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com.
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Charles David Johnson.