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“I sure enjoyed Wesley's friendship after becoming friends at Trinity. He always gave me a hug and kiss every Sunday. We compared notes about...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Gail Morris - Powell, TN - Friend

“I will miss you buddy. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Joe Whicker - Powell, TN

“So sorry for your loss..prayers for the family.. Stacey and Ray Sparks ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Stacey Sparks - corryton, TN

“My thoughts & prayers are with you, Paul, through this difficult time. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Cara Moore

“So sorry for your loss but he is rejoicing in heaven. We love you all and pray for comfort for you. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Mike and Sunday Cummings - TN

“Paul and Becky, I Love You guys more than you know, Wes always made me laugh and we always cut up! I know hes not suffering anymore and hes happy! ...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Doug and Bethe Lloyd - Family

“Paul, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Vickie Pendergrass ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Vickie Pendergrass - Friend

“A good man and a source of encouragement to me. He will be greatly missed ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Pastor David Stooksbury

Wesley Monroe Johnson, age 68, of Knoxville passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 with his loving family by his side. Wesley was a veteran of the United States Army. Wesley was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and attended Trinity Baptist Church. He was born February 18, 1948 in Anderson County, TN to the late Harley and Gladys Johnson. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Rachel Johnson, brother, Paul Johnson; sister, Colleen Seals.
He is survived by:
Son…………………….. Paul Johnson & Vanessa Montgomery
Daughter……………. Rebecca Lakey & husband Brannin
Brother…………. Cale Gene Johnson
Grandchildren…. Alex Lynn, Ethan Johnson, Braden Johnson,
& Abigail Lakey
Step grandchildren… Daniel, Caitlin, & Josie
Host of nieces, nephews, and special friends

The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 pm, Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Holley Gamble Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in the chapel. His graveside will be 11:00 am, Friday at Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery with full military honors at graveside. Holley Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of all arrangements. holleygamble.com

Funeral Home
Holley-Gamble Funeral Homes
621 S Charles Seivers Blvd. Clinton, TN 37716
Tel. (865) 457-2323