Funeral services for Mrs. Chris Johnson, 86, of Cookeville,
TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4 P.M. to
8 P.M., and on Thursday from 11 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at Heritage
Pointe in Cookeville, TN.
She was born November 25, 1928, in Jackson County, TN,
to the late Baugh and Ara Chaffin Smith. On December 28,
1948, she was married to Jack Simpson Johnson, who survives.
She was a medical records technician. She was a member of
the Collegeside Church of Christ, and a former member of the
Gainesboro Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2
Brothers: Roy Smith and Ralph Smith; and 2 Sisters: Evelyn
New and Rosalyn Smith.
Survivors include her Husband: Jack Simpson Johnson of
Cookeville, TN; 2 Sons: Jerry Johnson of Vancouver, British
Columbia, and Don (Laura) Johnson of Cookeville, TN; 2
Daughters: Jacquelyn Haynes of Cookeville, TN, and Lisa
Johnson of Cookeville, TN; 6 Grandchildren: Scott Haynes,
Brooke Matthews, Paige Smith, Grey Johnson, Lindsey Russell,
and Olivia Hammons; 1 Brother: Herbert Smith of Cookeville,
TN; 2 Sisters: Pauline Roberts of McMinnville, TN, and Betty
Law of Cookeville, TN; and 9 Great Grandchildren.
Bro. Johnny Fox and Bro. Wayne Wells will officiate at the
Memorial donations may be made to the International Rett
Syndrome Foundation or the donor's favorite charity by
contacting the funeral home.
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