(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
John Andy "Lee" Johnson, 72, of Iuka, Mississippi, died Monday, February 18, 2008, at the North Miss Medical Center in Tupelo, Miss. after a long battle with Lung Disease.
He was known for his love for his family and always had a story to tell about them. He attended Provision Ministry in Iuka, and enjoyed helping with their food giveaways. He never met a stranger and was a friend to many.
Visitation will begin at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 19, at Provision Ministry and will continue until service time on Thursday. Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m., Thursday, February 21, at Provision Ministry, officiated by Sister Wanda Keele, Bro. Denvil Keele, and Bro. Larry Marshall. Interment will follow in Antioch Cemetery. Cutshall Funeral Home of Iuka, MS is entrusted with arrangements.
Pallbearers include Nathan Vuncannon, Joshua Osborn, Lesle Osborn, Jimmy Lambert, Dustin Mooney, and Andy Aday. Honorary Pallbearers include Donnie Colley, Dr. Al Flannery, Bobby Riley, Tommy Nunley, and Dickie Pearce.
Survivors include his Wife, Minnie Sue Johnson of Iuka, MS; 4 Daughters, Mary Osborn, and Husbnd, Mitchell, and Jennifer Mooney, and Husband, Lee, all of Burnsville, MS, and Rebecca Curry, and Husband, Tim, and Jessica Clingan, and Husband, Josh, all of Iuka, MS; a Step Daughter, Melvina Borden, and Husband, Joe; 4 Step Sons, Andy Aday, Randy Aday, Terry Aday, and Wife, Regina, and Willie Lambert; a Brother, Rufus Johnson, and Wife, Virginia, of Iuka, MS; 3 Sisters, Elsie Lambert, and Husband, M.C., of Booneville, MS; Pearlie Smith, and Husband, Jimmy, of Tishomingo, MS; and Lorine Adcock Harville of Iuka, MS; 10 Grandchildren, Lesle Osborn, Josh Osborn and Lilly McBride; Kaleena Birmingham and John Moffitt; Nathan Vuncannon, and Wife, Sara; Dustin Mooney, Issac Vuncannon, Cody Vuncannon, Makayla Johnson, Charles Busby, and Brenda Peters; 3 Great Grandchildren, Nevaeh Birmingham, Melissa Ann Vuncannon, and Jericho Osborn; 14 Step Grandchildren, Andrew Borden, Eddie Joe Borden, Brenda Aday, Virginia Aday, Tina Aday, C. C. Aday, Mary Aday, B. J. Aday, Taylor Aday, Jonathon Aday, Brandon Aday, Peyton Aday, Ryan Aday, and Michele Lambert; 3 Step Great Grandchildren; 2 Lifelong Special Friends of the Family, Nona Burns Barnett and Sheli Knickerbocker; and 2 Special Little Buddies, Shaleigh Clingan and Lexi Miller.
He was preceded in death by his Parents, Nellie and Marshall Johnson; 2 Brothers, Alvie and James Johnson; a Sister, Louise Johnson; a Daughter, Lisa Johnson Vuncannon; and a Step Daughter, Charlotte Lambert.