Jimmy Ray Johnson, 74 of Ripley died Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Lauderdale Community Hospital in Ripley. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 5 until 8 PM at Garner Funeral Home in Ripley. Funeral services will be 2 PM Thursday May 3, 2012 at Garner Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Bethlehem Cemetery in Henning, TN.
Mr. Johnson, a retired farmer, was a member of Salem Baptist Church.
The widower of Barbara K. Holt, Mr. Johnson is survived by two sons Danny Johnson and Don Johnson both of Ripley; a sister Margaret Faye Johnson Tucker of Ripley; 10 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. He was preceded is death by a son David Johnson.