Obituary: Charles E. Johns

Friday, March 11, 2011

Charles E. Johns, 89, of the Holts Corner Community, died Wednesday, March 9, 2011. A native of Marshall County, Mr. Johns was the son of the late Walter B. and Myrtle Baird Johns. Charles was a farmer, the owner of the former Chapel Hill Feed Mill and was the former Marshall County Tax Assessor, a member of Chapel Hill Lodge #160 F & AM and a member of Holts Corner Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ellen Hilliard Johns, who died in 2001.

Survived by his son, Chady (Betty) Johns of Holts Corner; three grandchildren, Charla Daly, Telisa Scott and Sam Johns; six great-grandchildren, Kevin and Allison Scott, Justin and Brooke Daly, and Jacob and Joseph Johns.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, March 11, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Chatman and Rev. Forrest Creekmore officiating. Burial will follow at the Johns Cemetery in Rutherford County.