Funeral    services   for   Mr. Robert Lee Johnson,  84,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday,
October  24,  2012,  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 Tuesday from 1 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

  He   passed   away  on  Sunday,  October  21,  2012,  at  his
residence.
     
  He was born October 4, 1928, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late  
Oliver Lee Johnson  and  Olga Simpson Johnson.  On
April 30, 1946, he was married to the late
Faye  Johnson, who
passed  away  September  6, 2010.  He  was  an  attorney   and
former  General  Sessions  Judge in Jackson County.  He was a
former  State Representative, and a member of the Gainesboro
Church of Christ.

  In addition to his wife and parents, he was  
preceded  in death
by  
1  Son-in-Law:  Dewayne Chaffin; and  1 Granddaughter:
Toni Lee Chaffin.

  Survivors include
2  Daughters:  Nancy  Johnson  Chaffin of
Gainesboro, TN, and Melinda Johnson Doty of Nashville, TN;
  4
Grandchildren:  
Luke Chaffin  and  his  wife, Melanie;  Joanna
Williams and her husband, Lloyd;  Nicholas Doty  and  Eric Doty
and  their  father,  Allen Doty;  
3  Great-Grandchildren:  Anna
Claire   Williams,  Robert  Parker  Chaffin,   and   Lloyd Franklin
Williams;
 2  Brothers:  Dr. Jack Johnson and his wife, Chris, of
Cookeville,  TN,   and   Ted Johnson  of  Gainesboro, TN; and
1
Sister-in-Law:
Cathy Draper of Knoxville, TN.  Several  nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.

  Bro. Wayne Wells   and   Bro. Johnny Fox will officiate at  the
services.

  
Active  Pallbearers:   Blake Johnson,  Jeff Johnson,  Steve
Johnson,  Donnie Elkins, Tommy Thompson, Jeff Draper,   Allen
Doty, and Donnie Black

  
Honorary Pallbearers:    Benton  Quarles,    E.M.  Dudney,
W.C. White,   Jack Reeves,  Jimmy White,  Joe Johnson,   Steve
Cassetty, and Mike O’Mara
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home