Billy Gene Johnson, 69, of Apison, Tenn., passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2013. He was a member of Apison United Methodist Church and was retired from Collegedale Caseworks Co.Billy was preceded in death by a son, Michael Johnson; brother, Freddy Johnson. Billy loved camping, fishing and hunting.Surviving relatives; wife, Connie Johnson; children Travis (Jenny) Johnson, Sabrina Wahlen, Denise (Heath) Swanson; Sister, Frances "Tot" Smith; 8 Grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Scott Johnson and Judy Call.Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday Septe. 16, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Todd Chancey and Pastor Debbie Stokes, officiating.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family.The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m. today at Heritage Funeral Home and Cremation Services 7454 E. Brainerd Rd.