William "Kirby" Johnson

April 4, 1955 ~ September 19, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old

William "Kirby" Johnson Obituary

William “Kirby” Johnson, age 68, of Cookeville, quietly passed from this life on Tuesday, September 19, 2023, in Smith County, TN.

He was born in Oneida, TN, on April 4, 1955.  Kirby graduated from York Institute in 1973, where he was active in all sports, and especially enjoyed 4-years on the football team. He graduated  the University of TN in Knoxville, with a B.S. in Accounting.  Kirby supported the University of TN Volunteers, and many other sports teams throughout his life. Before his illness, Kirby was a commercial truck driver.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at 1:00 pm at the Fentress Memorial Gardens with Bro. Dwight Henry and Bro. Earl Sweat officiating.

Kirby is survived by his:
Wife of 20 years, Patricia (Stewart) Johnson
Father, William C. "Bill" Johnson
Sister, Kathy (Johnson) Jones 
Brothers, Kevin Johnson 
               Kerry Johnson 
Numerous Beloved Nieces, Nephews, other Family and Friends
He is preceded in death by his:
Mother, Nancy (Sharp) Johnson

Jennings Funeral Homes of Jamestown is in charge of services for William "Kirby" Johnson of Cookeville.

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Graveside Service
September 28, 2023

1:00 PM
Fentress Memorial Gardens
2088 Memory Gardens Rd.
Jamestown, TN 38556


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