Johnie Edward Hennessee

Johnie Edward Hennessee

Male 1940 - 2018  (78 years)

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  • Name Johnie Edward Hennessee 
    Nickname Ed 
    Born 2 Jan 1940  Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As J. Edward "Ed" Hennessee  [3
    Died 18 Jun 2018  Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I30523  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 

    Father Johnie William Hennessee,   b. 22 Feb 1916, Meigs County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 2007, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Rosa Lee Elkins,   b. 23 Sep 1920, Bradley County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 2008, Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1938  McMinn County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F869  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johnnie Faye "Faye" Hickman 
    Children 
     1. Ronnie Edward Hennessee
     2. Tonia Faye Hennessee
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F11041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1940 - Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jun 2018 - Athens, McMinn County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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    Johnie Edward Hennessee (1940-2018)
    Johnie Edward Hennessee (1940-2018)

  • Notes 
    • J. Edward "Ed" Hennessee, 78, went to his Heavenly home on Monday, June 18, 2018, at his home after a brief illness.

      He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County, and was a son of the late Johnie and Rosa Lee Hennessee. He was also preceded in death by two brothers-in-law, Bill Morrow and Virgil Henry.

      He was a member and deacon of Oak Grove Baptist Church, where he also served as music director for 50 years. Most recently, he was a member and deacon of First Baptist Church of Athens.

      He was an employee of Mayfield Dairy, and owned and operated Ed Hennessee Builders for 31 years.

      He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Faye Hickman Hennessee; son, Ronnie (Tracey) Hennessee; daughter, Tonia (Roger) Martin, all of Athens; grandchildren, Natalie Hennessee, Whitney Martin, Emily Martin, and John Spencer Hennessee; sisters, Betty Morrow of Athens, Charlotte (Jacky) Davis of Riceville, Frances (Dan) Walker of Athens, Anna (Billy) Moon of Decatur, Carolyn (George) Brown of Riceville, and Connie (John) Powers of Cleveland; brother-in-law, Taylor (Donna) Hickman of Decatur; and sister-in-law, Susie Henry of Athens.

      A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 21, in the chapel of Smith Funeral & Cremation Services with Dr. Jason Clark officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

      Pallbearers will be John Spencer Hennessee, Jeff Walker, Jason Hickman, Tim Henry, Jamey McKenzie, and Lee Swafford. Honorary pallbearers will be Rudy Swafford, Johnny McCracken, Calvin Womac, Don Wattenbarger, Taylor Hickman, and Allen Hickman.

      end of obituary [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2128] Charlotte Hennessee Davis Family Registry | 1 Mar 2011 | 423.745.1436.

    2. [S11878] Charlotte Hennessee Davis Family Registry, March 1st, 2011, Telephone Interview, 423.745.1436, abstracted by David A. He.

    3. [S11865] "J. Edward "Ed" Hennessee - June 18, 2018", Obituary, http://www.dailypostathenian.com/obituaries/article_46bf628e-73c9-.