A celebration of life for Mr. Gary M. Johnson, 58, of the
Center Grove community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will
be held on Saturday, May 28, 2011, at his residence in the
afternoon. The family has chosen cremation.
He passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at his residence.
He was born August 25, 1952, in Detroit, MI, to the late Aron P.
(Buck) Johnson and Irene Vickers Johnson Meadows.
He was married to Margarite Diane Sullivan Johnson, who
survives. He was a factory worker at Crotty, and was affiliated
with the Church of Christ. Special thanks are extended to UMC
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his
Grandparents: Amon and Mary Daniel Johnson; and 1 Infant
Survivors include his Wife: Margarite Diane Sullivan
Johnson of Gainesboro, TN; 7 Children: Shelia (Shane)
Callahan of Monterey, TN; Jammie Johnson of Nashua, NH;
Gary Michael Johnson, Jr. of Dayton, OH; Randy (Lisa) Sullivan
of Gainesboro, TN; Pachia Sullivan of Gainesboro, TN; Paul
Sullivan of Gainesboro, TN; and Josh Johnson of Algood, TN;
10 Grandchildren: Bradley Stafford, Chelsia Stafford, Cullan
Callahan, Cassie Callahan, Aviana Johnson, Ashton Johnson,
Ava Isis Johnson, Jessica Oakley, Charlie Anderson, and
Brittany Anderson; 2 Brothers: James A. (Wilma) Johnson and
Bobby L. (Wanda) Johnson, all of Gainesboro, TN; Special
Friends: Joe and Liz Ward and David Ward; and his Special
Moma: Marie Johnson of Gainesboro, TN. Several special
nieces and nephews also survive.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home