Jo Ann's Story
Jo Ann Johnson, 86, of Crossville, passed away Feb. 4, 2018, at Cumberland Medical Center. She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in Crossville, the daughter of Lois Nail and Clarence Hamby. Her father passed away extremely early in her life and she was raised by her stepfather James "Jim" Isham. She was retired after 30 years from Avery Dennison and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her husband, Clinton Johnson of Crossville; sons, Greg Johnson, John Johnson and his wife Ruth and Ray "Tom" Johnson and his wife Annette, all of Crossville; brothers, Roy "Tom" Isham and his wife Sue and John Isham all of Crossville; sisters, Mabel Potter and Betty Moody and her husband Donald, all of Crossville; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and many special friends.
In addition to her parents and stepfather, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Lois Johnson; brothers, Eugene Hamby and Jimmy, Donnie and Rueben Isham; and sisters, Imogene and Faye Isham
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Hood Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Big Lick Cemetery.
Published on February 6, 2018