Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Ann Brazle Johnson,
84, of Lebanon, TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday,
December 3, 2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County,
The family will receive friends on Friday from 5 P.M. to 8 P.M.,
and on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at
Tennova Healthcare in Lebanon, TN.
She was born October 12, 1932 in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Raymond E. Brazell and Ethel Gentry Brazell. She is survived
by her husband, Joe Nathan Johnson, whom she married on
June 6, 1951. She was a homemaker and operated a day care
out of her home for many years. She was a member of the
Berea Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1
Son: Joe Michael Johnson; 1 Great-Grandson: Lyndon Beckett
Porterfield; and 1 Brother: Kenneth Gerald Brazell.
Survivors include Her Husband: Joe Nathan Johnson of
Lebanon, TN; 1 Son: Bruce M. (Deborah M.) Johnson of
Lebanon, TN; 1 Daughter: Teresa Ann Johnson (Barry L.)
Burgess of Smyrna, TN; 6 Grandchildren: Hannah Porterfield,
Nathan Johnson, LauraBeth Burgess, Parker Burgess, Aaron
Johnson, and Gavin Burgess; 3 Great Grandchildren: JayCee
Porterfield, Ella Johnson, and Lincoln Porterfield; 1 Brother:
Earl Lewis Brazell of Whitleyville, TN; and 3 Sisters: Linda
Brazell of Gainesboro, TN; Jane Justice of Madison, TN; and
Sue Carr of Knoxville, TN.
Bro. Todd Elliott will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Berea Church of Christ Building Fund by contacting the funeral
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