Ettie Ann Johnson, 101, a Warren County resident and a native of White County, died Wednesday, May 20 at River Park Hospital.
Mrs. Johnson was born June 9, 1914 in White County to the late Garner and Anna Tindell. She was a homemaker and a member of McMinnville Church of God for 17 years and a member of the former Center Point Church of God for 60 years.
Mrs. Johnson’s surviving family members include, daughter Faye Jennings of Smithville; two sons, Roy Clinton Johnson and wife Diane of Carthage and Colon Johnson of Franklin, Ky.; brother Roy Tindell of Doyle; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Johnson of Decatur, Ala., Eudean Tindell of Hoschton, Ga.; son-in-law, Waymon Blackwell of McMinnville; six grandchildren, Phyllis Stewart of Kansas City, Mo., Angela Cumming of Sparta, Brian Johnson of Franklin, Ky., Dana Veltoe of Springfield, Chris Beasley and wife Brenda of Cookeville and Kathy Donn of Milford, Mich.; 10 great-grandchildren, Kason Stewart, Kelsey Stewart, John Cumming, Joshua Cumming, Justin Cumming, Ben Beasley, Tarnessa Hunt, Treona Hunt, Tyann Hunt and Kallie Veltoe; two great-great grandchildren, Elias Stewart and Bennett Stewart. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her husband Clead Johnson; one daughter, Mary Ellon Blackwell; daughter-in-law, Gloria Johnson; four brothers, Bill Tindell, Waymon Tindell, Vernon Tindell and Henry Tindell; one sister, Elizabeth Howard.
Funeral services for Mrs. Johnson will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the chapel of Oak Lawn Funeral Home with Rev. Jeffrey Page officiating. Burial will follow at Old Philadelphia Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Oak Lawn Funeral Home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home of Sparta will be in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 22, 2015