Funeral    services    for    Mr. Haskel B. Johnson,   93,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held at 11 A.M. on Thursday,
September 24, 2009, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn
Cemetery in the Burristown community of Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from  2  P.M. – 9
P.M., and Thursday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

Mr. Johnson passed away on Monday, September 21, 2009, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
He was born November 10, 1915, in Jackson County, TN,  to
the late  
Eston  and  Ona Allen Johnson.  On  December  23,
1939,  he  was  married  to  
Velcie Johnson, who survives. He
was  a  retired  factory  worker  at  A&W Furniture Company. He
was a member of the Burristown Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by
 1
Daughter:
Evelyn Johnson;  2 Brothers: Herman Johnson and
William  Johnson;  and  
2  Sisters:  Grace Johnson and Mildred
Corpening.

Survivors  include  his  
Wife: Velcie Johnson of Gainesboro,
TN;  
1  Daughter:  JoAnn (Jerry) Young  of  Gainesboro, TN;  2
Grandchildren:
Jerri Ann (Jeff) Anderson and Jamie (Heather)
Young,   all   of   Gainesboro,   TN;   
3   Great-Grandchildren:
Alainey Watson, Macy Watson,  and  Nolan Young;  1 Brother:
Earnest Johnson   of   Cookeville, TN;   and   
1   Sister:    Ruby
Coffman  of  Cookeville,  TN.   Several  nieces,  nephews, other
relatives, and friends also survive.

Bro. Larry Rhoten and Bro. Jimmy Anderson  will  officiate  at
the services.
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