David Johnson, age 69, of Erwin passed away at his residence on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. He was a lifelong resident of Unicoi County and a son of the late Edward Johnson and Norma Elaine Campbell Johnson. Mr. Johnson retired from East Tennessee Sta te University where he had been employed for several years. He was a member of First Christian Church. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Harry Johnson, two aunts, Louise Harvey and Mary Campbell.
Mr. Johnson leaves behind to cherish his memory, a nephew, Scott Johnson of Northbrook, Illinois.
A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 P. M., Monday, February 5, 2018 in the Evergreen Cemetery. Pastor Kevin Laws will officiate. Those wishing to attend are asked to assemble at the cemetery by 12:50 P. M.
In lieu of flowers those wishing may make memorial contributions in memory of David to American Cancer Society of Northeast Tennessee, 871 North Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, TN 37909.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Johnson family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at www.ledfordfuneralhomes.com.