Johnie R. East, 77, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014 in a Georgia Healthcare Facility. She was born February 4, 1937 in Wartburg, Tenn. to the late Talbert and Flora Ramey. She was of the Methodist faith and was also preceded in death by her son, Kenneth Freels; and two brothers, Leon Richardson and Tommy Rainey. Survivors include her son, James (Jene) Coffman, Soddy-Daisy, Tenn.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one brother, Tom (Debbie) Richardson, Ringgold, Ga. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lakewood Memory Gardens South. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Please share your memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com. Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 404 South Moore Road, Chattanooga, TN 37412.