Funeral   services   for   Mrs.   Evelyn   Johnson,   75, of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Friday, March
2,   2007,   at  Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. The family has chosen cremation.

The family will receive  friends  on  Thursday   from 4 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Johnson   passed  away  on Wednesday, February 28,
2007, at her son’s residence.

She   was  born May 19, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late
Millard and Loretta Goolsby. She was a homemaker, and
was affiliated with the Jehovah’s Witnesses.

In addition to her parents,  she  was  preceded in death by
1
Son:
Terry James; 1 Grandson: Darrell Blair; 5 Brothers: Roy
Goolsby, Edgar Goolsby, Sid Goolsby,  and   2 infants;   and
  2
Sisters:
Lucille Warden and Stella Warden.

Survivors include
3 Sons: James Earl (Teresa) Johnson, Sr. of
Cookeville, TN, Randy (Janice) Johnson of Sparta, TN,   and
Larry (Tracey) Johnson of Livingston, TN;
2 Daughters: Pearl
(Herman) Hooten   and   Judy Blair, both of Gainesboro, TN;  
2
Sisters:
Opal Buck of Gainesboro, TN, and Olene Carmack of
Lebanon,    TN;     
19     Grandchildren;    and    16    Great –
Grandchildren
.

Bro. Howard Gossett will officiate at the services.
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