HAMPTON — Johnny Harley Sneed, 63, 820 Fairview Road, Hampton, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at his residence.
He was a Unicoi County native. He had lived in the Fairview Community for a number of years. He was a Truck Driver. He was a member of the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church.
Johnny was preceded in death by his father, John W. Sneed; two brothers; and two sisters.
Survivors include his wife: Brenda Tolley Simerly Sneed; A Son: John Anthony Sneed, Cleveland, Ohio; A Daughter & Son-In-Law: Katherine & Eric Powers, Jonesborough; His Step-Children: Angie & Johnny Fletcher, Hampton, Scott Simerly & Tina Head, Unicoi, April & Adrian Watkins, Elizabethton, Kim Simerly, Johnson City, Kristi Simerly & Harley Horton, Hampton; 12 Grandchildren; His Mother: Edith Sneed; Sisters: Phyllis & Gary Whitemore, Fern Gentry, Dorothy & Charley Casey; Brother: Wayne & Susie Sneed; Several Nieces & Nephews; Special brother & sister-in-law: Arthur & Helen Blevins; His Special Friends: Bernie & Faye Hill, John & Sandra Photo, Paul & Kathy Black, Larry & Eddie Tolley and Delores Sneed.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Gary Whitehead and Rev. Shane Whittemore officiating.
Graveside Service and Interment will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Fairview Cemetery. Music will be provided by the Fairview Quartet. Active Pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the church at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, will be: Johnny Fletcher, Shane Whittemore, Garry Whittemore, Arthur Blevins, Larry Tolley and Adrian Watkins. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Bernie Hill, John Photo.
The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Amedisys Hospice, Dr. Allison Prinz, His Church Family, Rev. Gary Whitehead, Henry Berry, Mabel & Gilmer Tolley, Earl Chambers and all of our friends for their special prayers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church. Friends may also call at the residence. Family and friends will assemble at the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church at 10:30 a.m. Thursday to go to the cemetery.
Condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.