ERNEST JOHNSON, age 86, of New Market, TN went to be with the Lord on February 25, 2021. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He attended Boyd’s Chapel United Methodist Church and was a member of the men’s choir. He was employed by Carson Newman University for over 30 years. Preceded in death by his son, Russell Johnson, and granddaughter, Nikita Johnson. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Janice Johnson; children, Reggie (Jennifer) Johnson, Tammy (Wayne) Angel, Tina Johnson and Trina Camara; twelve grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; brother, Jimmy Johnson; aunt, Mildred Moore; and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews. Special thanks to Ross and Sandra Cunningham, UT Home Health and Hospice, Stephanie West., Gwen Davis, and all the friends and family who have helped during this time. Also a special thanks for all the prayers lift up for Ernest and the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Farrar Funeral Home to help with expenses. Graveside service will be be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 1, 2021 at Jefferson Memorial Gardens. Friends may come from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 28 at Farrar Funeral Home. In consideration of the health and safety of all those attending the services, Farrar Funeral Home strongly encourages all CDC guidelines be followed, including the use of face masks.
Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN 865-475-3892