OBITUARY

Max Lee Johnson

May 28, 1950December 1, 2018
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Max Lee Johnson, 68, of Chuckey, the South Central community, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018, at Laughlin Memorial Hospital.

He was a former employee of MECO and retired from DTR.

Mr. Johnson was a faithful member of Unity Chapel Church where he served as superintendent as long as his health permitted. He attended the YMCA of Greeneville.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years: Berylann Brown Johnson; a daughter: Crystal Johnson; one son and daughter-in-law: Kevin and Robbyn Johnson; three brothers and two sisters-in-law: Robert and Joel Bryan of North Carolina, Homer and Brenda Bryan and Oren Johnson, Jr. of Rogersville; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Gloria and Willis Southerland of Rogersville, Debbie and Benny Jenkins of Chuckey; sister-in-law: Kathy Bryan; and several nieces and nephews.

He was the son of the late Oren and Mary Johnson and was preceded in death by a brother, James Bryan.

The family will receive friends 4-7 pm Tuesday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held at 2 pm Wednesday at Unity Chapel Church with Rev. Stephen Saults officiating.

Interment will follow at Liberty Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Matthew Dively, Eric Metcalf, Isaac Saults, Robert Parkins, Corey Parkins and Caleb Parkins.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Renner and the members of Unity Chapel Church.

  • FAMILY

  • Berylann Brown Johnson, Wife of 44 years
  • Crystal Johnson, Daughter
  • Kevin and Robbyn Johnson, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Robert and Joel Bryan, Brother and Sister-in-law
  • Homer and Brenda Bryan, Brother and Sister-in-law
  • Oren Johnson Jr., Brother
  • Gloria and Willis Southerland, Sister and Brother-in-law
  • Debbie and Benny Jenkins, Sister and Brother-in-law
  • Kathy Bryan, Sister-in-law
  • Oren and Mary Johnson, Parents
  • James Bryan, Brother
  • He also leaves several nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Matthew Dively
  • Eric Metcalf
  • Isaac Saults
  • Robert Parkins
  • Corey Parkins
  • Caleb Parkins
  • Mike Renner, Honorary
  • Unity Chapel Members, Honorary

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, December 4, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 5, 2018
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Shirley Keys

December 3, 2018

Berylann and family, so sorry for your loss, God bless you all at this time.

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Biography

Max Lee Johnson, 68, of Chuckey, the South Central community, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018, at Laughlin Memorial Hospital.

He was a former employee of MECO and retired from DTR.

Mr. Johnson was a faithful member of Unity Chapel Church where he served as superintendent as long as his health permitted. He attended the YMCA of Greeneville.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years: Berylann Brown Johnson; a daughter: Crystal Johnson; one son and daughter-in-law: Kevin and Robbyn Johnson; three brothers and two sisters-in-law: Robert and Joel Bryan of North Carolina, Homer and Brenda Bryan and Oren Johnson, Jr. of Rogersville; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Gloria and Willis Southerland of Rogersville, Debbie and Benny Jenkins of Chuckey; sister-in-law: Kathy Bryan; and several nieces and nephews.

He was the son of the late Oren and Mary Johnson and was preceded in death by a brother, James Bryan.

The family will receive friends 4-7 pm Tuesday at Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held at 2 pm Wednesday at Unity Chapel Church with Rev. Stephen Saults officiating.

Interment will follow at Liberty Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Matthew Dively, Eric Metcalf, Isaac Saults, Robert Parkins, Corey Parkins and Caleb Parkins.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Renner and the members of Unity Chapel Church.