Obit: Charles Johnson

Obit: Charles Johnson

December 30th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

TRACYCITY Charles H. "Chick" Johnson, 86, passed away at his daughters residence Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 in Monteagle, Tenn. Mr. Johnson was a member of the First United Methodist Church.He was a U.S. Army veteran and retired from Tennessee Consolidated Coal, Co. He also enjoyed many years of working with Brice Construction Company.Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his loving wife, Bennie Jean Lankford Johnson; his parents DeWitt and Mary Alma Johnson; brothers, Alton, James and Richard Johnson; brothers-in-law, Herbert Lankford, Harry Long, and Alvin Anderson; sisters-in-law, Grace Lankford, Evelyn Lankford Anderson, and Lucille Lankford Johnson.Survivors include his children, Deborah Jean (George) Brady, Hueytown, Ala., and Charlene (John) Simms, Monteagle, Tenn.; grandchildren, Charles, Benjamin, and Sarah Jean Simms, all of Monteagle, Tenn.; sisters-in-law, Mary Long, of Prattville, Ala., Mary Lee Johnson, Margaret Johnson, both of Tracy City, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Danny Cofflet officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Tommy Flury, Paul Flury, Andy Lockhart, Josh Sitz, Darieon Mostashari and Daniel Mostashari.Burial will be in the Summerfield Cemetery with full military honors.Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, TN.