Funeral services for Mr. Aron P. “Buck” Johnson, 81, of the
Center Grove community of Jackson County, TN, will be held at
11 A.M. on Saturday, April 8, at Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home. Burial will follow in the Byers Cemetery in the Center
Grove community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.M.,
Friday from noon – 9 P.M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time
of services at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Johnson passed away on Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born February 18, 1925, in Jackson County to the late
Amon Johnson and Mary Daniel Mayberry Johnson. Mr.
Johnson was a construction foreman, and was affiliated with the
Center Grove Church of Christ. He served in the U.S. Army
during World War II.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Willie C. Johnson; and 1 Sister: Lillian Young.
Survivors include 3 Sons and Daughters-in-law: James A.
and Wilma Johnson, Bobby L. and Wanda Johnson, and Garry
and Diane Johnson all of Gainesboro, TN; 9 Grandchildren:
Darlene Ward, Bobby Jr. Johnson, Tonya Pryor, Sandy
Stafford, Shawn Pittman, Misty Chaffin, Shelia Callihan, Jamie
Johnson, and Garry Johnson, Jr.; 2 Brothers: Herbert Johnson
of Gainesboro, TN, and Joe Johnson of Gary, Indiana; and 12
Great-Grandchildren. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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