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Mr. Claude E. Johnson Sr.

April 7, 1948October 19, 2020

Claude E. Johnson 72, of Seymour TN passed away at the University of Tennessee Medical Center on October 19, 2020. Claude loved his church, Lighthouse Mission Church of God. He never met a stranger.

Claude had waiting on him at the gates of Eternity with open arms his Parents; William and Mary Johnson; son, Randy Johnson; brothers, Bill, Joe and John Johnson; sister, Patricia Fay Johnson; sister-in laws, Linda and Naomi Johnson; mother-in-law, Marjorie Whitson.

He leaves behind to cherish his loving memories his son, Claude (April) "Sam" E. Johnson Jr; daughter, Lisa (Larry) Whitehead; brothers, David, Jeff (Debbie) Johnson, Daniel (Becky) Johnson; sisters, Louie (James) Bright, Janice Johnson, and special caregiver Cheryl (Dean) Beeler; grandchildren, Steven (Kaylee) Johnson, Marie Moon, Brooke Johnson, Sami Jo Johnson, Dalton Black, Brandon Johnson, Brittney (Dylan) Burkett; great-grandchildren, Steven "Boogs" Johnson, Jayden 'Half Pint" Johnson, Zayden, Madix, Colson Burkett; lifelong partner Carolyn O'jeda; brother-in-law, Obie Whitson. He also leaves behind several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Recieving of friends will be held on Friday, October 23, 2020 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Berry Highland South Funeral Home, 9010 E. Simpson Rd., Knoxville, TN 37920, with a funeral service to follow at 7:00pm with David Johnson to officiate the service. Family and friends will gather for graveside services on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11:00am at Berry Highland South Cemetery, 9010 E. Simpson Rd., Knoxville, TN 37920. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.berryhighlandsouth.com

Berry Highland South Funeral Home 9010 E. Simpson Rd. Knoxville, TN 37920

865-573-7300

  • FAMILY

  • William Johnson, Father (deceased)
  • Mary Johnson, Mother (deceased)
  • Randy Johnson, Son (deceased)
  • Bill Johnson, Brother (deceased)
  • Joe Johnson, Brother (deceased)
  • John Johnson, Brother (deceased)
  • Patricia Fay Johnson, Sister (deceased)
  • Linda Johnson, Sister-in-law (deceased)
  • Naomi Johnson, Sister-in-law (deceased)
  • Claude "Sam" E. Johnson Jr., Son
  • April Johnson, Daughter-in-law
  • Lisa Whitehead, Daughter
  • Larry Whitehead, Son-in-law
  • David Johnson, Brother
  • Jeff Johnson, Brother
  • Debbie Johnson, Sister-in-law
  • Daniel Johnson, Brother
  • Becky Johnson, Sister-in-law
  • Louie Bright, Sister
  • James Bright, Brother-in-law
  • Janice Johnson, Sister
  • Cheryl Beeler, Sister (Special Caregiver)
  • Dean Beeler, Brother-in-law
  • Steven Johnson, Grandchild
  • Marie Moon, Grandchild
  • Brooke Johnson, Grandchild
  • Sami Jo Johnson, Grandchild
  • Dalton Black, Grandchild
  • Brandon Johnson, Grandchild
  • Brittney Burkett, Grandchild
  • Steven "Boogs" Johnson, Great Grandchild
  • Jayden "Half Pint" Johnson, Great Grandchild
  • Zayden Burkett, Great Grandchild
  • Madix Burkett, Great Grandchild
  • Colson Burkett, Great Grandchild
  • Carolyn O'jeda, Lifelong Partner
  • Obie Whitson, Brother-in-law

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