Jonathan "Johnny" Haywood Jr., 63, of Chapel Hill, died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011.
A native of Chapel Hill, Mr. Haywood was the son of the late John Mayberry Haywood and Annie Louise Harrison. He was a retired tool and die maker for Vought Industries in Nashville and a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Mr. Haywood was a veteran of the U. S. Army, having served in Vietnam where he received the Bronze Star Medal for Valor.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Haywood of Chapel Hill; two daughters, Michelle (Tracy) Haywood Batte and Melody Haywood, both of Chapel Hill; son, Jon David Haywood of Chapel Hill and stepson, Jamie Dale Johnson of Unionville; six sisters, Marie Pace of Merritt Island, Fla., Hettie McKinney of Lewisburg, Mary Emma Scott of Knoxville, Joan Perry of Lewisburg, Betty Wright of Chapel Hill, and Paulette Eddy of Jacksonville, Fla.; and a grandson, Nathan Harold Batte.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Haskins Cemetery in Marshall County.
For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the Confederate Flag Fund, Roderick Camp 2072, 111 Galloway St., Columbia, TN 38401.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, (www.lawrencefuneral.net) is in charge of arrangements.