66 year old Malcolm Lewis "Mike" Johnson of Crossville died Wednesday at his son's residence. He was of the Protestant faith, a truck driver, and a U.S. Marine and Army Veteran. Mr. Johnson's request was to be cremated. There will be no visitation or services held. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luey and Ruby Estel Johnson and a brother, Stanley "Doc" Johnson. Johnson is survived by his wife, Patricia Ann Johnson of Crossville. A son and daughter-in-law, James and Tina Boston of Dowelltown. Grandchildren, Ashley Bain of McMinnville, Anthony Bain of Dowelltown, Michael and Shelby Ripley and Ronnie Ripley all of Crossville. Great grandchildren, Natalya McCarty of McMinnville, Arissa, Dyson, and Kenan Ripley all of Crossville. A sister, Betty Jo and husband Charles Smith of McMinnville. A brother, Johnny Johnson of Tennessee. A niece, Ruby and husband Lewis McCormick and Brianna of McMinnville. Nephews, Cordell, Samuel, Adam, and Matthew Smith all of McMinnville. The family would like to express their appreciation to Kindred Nursing and Rehab in Carthage, Crossville Medical Center, and Caris Hospice for all the great care, prayers, support, and kindness shown to Mr. Johnson during his illness. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
Malcolm Lewis "Mike" Johnson
Jul 3 2013