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James Monroe Johnson Jr., 63
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James Monroe Johnson Jr., 63, of McMinnville passed away Thursday, June 17, at Stones River Center in Murfreesboro. He was born in Ft. Worth, Texas, and was the son of the late James Monroe Johnson and Leatrice Redella Bailey Johnson.  

James is survived by his siblings, Richard Johnson of May Pearl, Texas and Debbie James of Ft. Worth, Texas, nieces and nephews, James Miles, Josh Miles, Jimmi Lee James, Michael James, Steven Mikecell, Jayson Lewis and Stephanie Conrad. Also surviving are several great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Patricia Miles, Doris Mikecell, Andrea Johnson, Denise Henley and Hannah Erickson.

James loved his family dearly, always kept them laughing and always wanted hugs. He also enjoyed playing video games especially with his nephews.

Graveside service will be 10 a.m., Monday, June 21, at Wilson’s Chapel cemetery in Warren County.

Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 or to leave condolences for his family and sign his online guestbook, please visit

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 20, 2021