A celebration of life for Steven “Steve” Johnson, 44, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday, October 19,
2019, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. The family asks that attendees wear their
Dallas Cowboys colors to the service, if possible. Burial will
follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone
community of Jackson County, TN. Masonic services will be
held on Friday at 8 P.M.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 2 P.M. – 8 P.M.,
and Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at
Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
He was born December 16, 1974, in Eastland, TX, to Mary Ann
Jasper and the late Clarence “Gene” Johnson. On July 22,
2000, he was married to Chevelle Johnson, who survives. He
worked as an HVAC vocational school instructor, and was a
member of the New Hope Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his Father: Clarence “Gene”
Survivors include his Wife: Chevelle Johnson of Gainesboro,
TN; 2 Sons: Jeret Goad and Dallas Johnson, both of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Lindsey Goad of Gainesboro, TN;
his Mother: Mary Ann (Clinton) Jasper of Gainesboro, TN;
Step Brother: Gavin Jasper; and Step Sister: Tia Jasper.
Several cousins and friends also survive.
Bro. Randy Heady and Bro. Tom Bilbrey will officiate at the
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Shriners Hospitals for Children or the Steve Johnson Memorial
Scholarship Fund by contacting the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Danny Jones, Brandon Chaffin, Blake Johnson,
Clay Thaxton, Jeff Johnson, Anthony Emberton, Jay Cassetty,
and Luke Chaffin
Honorary Pallbearers: Walt Dickman, Henry Montgomery, David
Paul Scantland, and Bo Davis
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