Robert William Johnson, 79, of Bath Springs, passed away Saturday, Sept. 5 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

He was retired from B & B Sawmill, had served in the TN Army National Guard and attended Bath Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

Robert is survived by his wife, Phyllis Tate Johnson, of Bath Springs; a step-daughter, Patty (Don) Hopper, of Sardis; and a step-son,Jerome (Denae) Henderson, of Lexington. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Daniel and Kasey Henderson and Greg Hopper.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Rub and Mabel Johnson; a brother, James Paul Johnson; and a sister, Wilma Brunt.

His funeral service will be held at Reed's Chapel, Decaturville, at 1 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 7 with burial to follow at Old Center Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Monday from 9 a.m. until service.   

Reed's Chapel - Decaturville is in charge of arrangements.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.