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Jimmie Rose Johnson, 83
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Mrs. Jimmie Rose Johnson, 83, of McMinnville, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, at St. Thomas River Park Hospital. 

She was born May 3, 1936, in Walling, worked as a sewing machine operator with Genesco, owned and operated A.J.'s Daycare for 20 years, and was a homemaker. She was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church and taught a Christian Bible Study Class. 

Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her parents Sam Lee and Hassie Bell Young Hooper, husband Charles W. Johnson, daughter Sherry Anita Johnson, and brothers Aaron Hooper and Howard Hooper.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Bonnie Sue and Roger Steven Southard, granddaughters Amber (David) Key and Tiffiny (Patrick) Hathcock, great-grandchildren Avery Buck, Whitley Key, Wesley (Amber) Key, Jacquelyn Key, and Julianna Key, great-great grandchildren Delanie-Grace Neal, Oakley Neal, and Andelyn Rose Walker, and special niece and nephew Shena George and Mark Fults. Several great nephews, nieces and family friends also survive.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bill Eversole will officiate. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 8 a.m. until the time of service at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 1, 2019