Altamont, Tennessee – Mrs. Thelma Pauline Johnson, 96, passed away Thursday September 26, 2019 at the Northside Hospital Cherokee in Canton, Georgia. She was born in Altamont, Tennessee on September 28, 1922 to Charles Barrett and Edna McCarver Barrett who preceded her in death along with her husband, Jarvis Johnson; daughter, Carolyn Johnson; son, David J. “Buckey” Johnson; grand daughters, Jackie Stephenson and Andrea Condrey; sisters, Jean Clark, Rose McBain and Lillie Mae Fults; brothers, E.L., James T., Jack, Ray and Wayne Barrett.
She was currently living in Ball Ground, Georgia and Altamont, Tennessee spending 6 months of the year in each. She was a member of the AirView Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Jarvis "Johnny" (Lois) Johnson, Altamont, Paul J. (Mary) Johnson, Ball Ground, GA and Jerry S. (Rina) Johnson, Flowery Branch, GA; grandchildren, Linda, Jay, Christopher, Jordan and Tamara; 3 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Dal Barrett officiating with burial to follow in the AirView Cemetery. Visitation: 3:00 PM – 9:00 pm Saturday at Layne Funeral Home, Altamont, Tennessee. www.laynefuneralhome.com