Funeral services for Mrs. Velcie Ramsey Johnson, 96, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Monday, September
9, 2019, 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 Sunday from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Monday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2019, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
She was born December 1, 1922, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Jim Ramsey and Clara Henley Ramsey. On December 23,
1939, she was married to the late Haskel B. Johnson, who
passed away September 21, 2009. She was a homemaker, and
a member of the Burristown Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Daughter: Evelyn Johnson; and 4 Sisters: Dois
Chrisman, Jewel Lumpford, Lassie Oliver, and Agnes Wray.
Survivors include 1 Daughter: JoAnn (Jerry) Young of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Grandchildren: Jerri Ann (Jeff) Anderson of
Gainesboro, TN, and Jamie (Molly) Young of Dickson, TN; 7
Great Grandchildren: Misty (Daniel) Wilson, Riley Anderson,
Jaylen Anderson, Lance Anderson, Alainey Watson, Macy
Meadows, and Nolan Young; 1 Great Great Grandchild: Ezekiel
Wayne Wilson; 2 Brothers: Hollis Ramsey and James (Bernice)
Ramsey, all of Gainesboro, TN; and 3 Sisters: Nadene
(Walden) Chrisman of Gainesboro, TN, Linda Williams of
Lebanon, TN, and Sue (Jerry) Spivey of Rock Island, TN.
Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Kenneth Anderson will officiate
at the services.
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