Obit: Mike Johns

Obit: Mike Johns

July 13th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Dr. Mike Johns, 61, of Chattanooga, went home to glory on Friday, July 12, 2013.Mike was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend and minister. He pastored four churches in South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee, influencing many for God's Kingdom during his lifetime. He leaves a legacy that is, " Steadfast, unmovable always abounding in the work of the Lord for as much as you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord" I Corinthians 15:58. He was preceded in death by his father, Millard Johns.Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Stephanie Johns; mother, Helen Johns; children, Michelle (Rick) Klingensmith, Angela (Scott) Copeland, Michael (Mary) Johns; grandchildren, Matthew Moore, Joshua Moore, Luke Hughes, Sophia Johns, Annabelle Johns, and Liliana Johns; brother, Bruce (Barbara) Johns; sister, Nancy (Kenny) Clark; and nephew, Casey (Alex) Clark.The family will receive friends for visitation from 3 to 5 p.m. today, July 13, 2013, at the funeral home.A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2013, at the funeral home with Dr. Danny Arsenault officiating.Interment will follow at New McDonald East View Cemetery.Visit www.hamiltonfuneralopitions.com to share words of condolences and view the memorial tribute.Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 4506 Hixson Pike, Hixson, 37343. 423-531-3975.