June 18, 1945 — Feb. 11, 2015 Tony Baston Johnson, 69, of Crossville, passed away Feb. 11, 2015, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. He was born June 18, 1945, in Crossville, the son of the late William Baston Johnson and Myrtle Alice (Ray) Johnson. Tony was the owner-operator of Tony's Stepping Stone, a local landscaping business. He was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Johnson of Crossville; daughter, Tonya Norris of Crossville; son, Barry Johnson of Crossville; brothers - Ted Johnson, Donnie Johnson and Jackie Johnson, all of Crossville; and sisters, Patricia Moss of Cookeville and Pamela Norris of Crossville. He is preceded in death by his father, William Baston Johnson; mother, Myrtle Alice (Ray) Johnson; and brothers, Kenneth Johnson and Ronnie Johnson. Graveside services were held at Crossville City Cemetery on Friday, Feb. 13, at 3 p.m. with Bro. Wayne Matthews officiating. Interment was in Crossville City Cemetery. Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  February 23, 2015