Johnny Lee Place

August 9, 1963January 9, 2021

Mr. Johnny Lee Place, 57 of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at his home.

He was a Christian and of the Lutheran faith.

Mr. Place worked in construction for much of his life.

He is survived by his domestic partner, Tracy Austin; his mother, Melinda Lawson; his father Jerry Place; and step-mother, Betty Place; 2 sons, Derrick Austin, and Keith Austin; 2 daughters, Kaycie Phillips and Brittany Place; 3 granddaughters, Kayla Phillips, Katie Phillips, and Isabella Shirley.

Services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.

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Angie Pilote

January 19, 2021

My dear sweet brother, we talked so many times of heaven and how wonderful it would be to talk with our precious Lord and all of our loved ones... I imagine that you and Jeb are together again laughing together as brothers do and exploring all the beautiful places in heaven. Know that I will love and miss you John...always. I miss your calls with my song of the day, I miss your corny jokes and the sound of your laughter on the phone, I miss your words of loving advise and encouragement...I miss my brother. Until we meet again, Sis

Gene & Debbie Gentry Sr

January 17, 2021

Sorry to hear about Johnny's passing. We know he will be greatly missed. Thinking of you during this time. RIP Johnny.

Gene & Debbie Gentry

Jerry & Betty Place

January 15, 2021

John loved the Lord!We miss his calls ,giving us the song of the day.He was always happy ,telling his dad a story,& dad not understanding ,John would laugh & say Dad that was a joke & he would begin laughing.John was always loving!

Donna and Wade Higgins Stikeleather

January 12, 2021

We will be waiting on the place to be. Will also love you and the memories we will have.