OBITUARY: James Timothy Johnson


Mr. James Timothy Johnson, age 83 of Lebanon, Tennessee went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at his home.

Born June 13, 1939, in Nashville, he is the son of the late Herschel and Mildred Lorene Hargis Johnson.

He retired from the trucking industry, and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. His greatest passion was reading his Bible and studying God’s word.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson Jonathan Watkins.

He is survived by his loving wife of sixty years, Jimmie Sue Kelley Johnson; four children whom he dearly loved, Dawn Jordan, Jeff (Kim) Watkins, Randy (Tina) Johnson, and Deborah (Verrall) Dugger; five grandchildren: Lucas (Renee) Jordan, Joshua (Renae) Jordan, Tiffany (Jerimy) Pruitte, Chance (Mandi) Watkins, and Rachel Dugger; great-grandchildren: Jakob, Jared, and Ella Pruitte, Tucker and Bonnie Jordan, and Caylee Jo Watkins; and two brothers: Carl (Nancy) Johnson and Paul Johnson.

Funeral service for Mr. James Timothy Johnson was 2:00 P.M. Friday, March 24, 2023, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Darrin Reynolds officiating. Interment Barton’s Creek Cemetery. Visitation Friday 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615) 444-2142


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