Roy Thomas “RT” Johnson, 79, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Morristown. He graduated from the Citadel Military Academy and served in the U.S. Army. He retired from Roadway Express after 37 years. He was a member of the Masons and Shriners Lodge 231. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dee and Sara Johnson; sister, Sarah Dee Johnson. Roy is survived by his wife of 33 years, Juanita Johnson; step-son, Donnie (Robin) Vannoy; step-daughter, Shannon (John) Cross; three grandchildren, Halie (Nick) Montgomery, Hobie Vannoy and Bryer Cross; one brother; two sisters; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 2 at First Baptist Church prior to the funeral service at 8 p.m. with the Rev. Danny Georges officiating. Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Friday, July 3 in Hamblen Memory Gardens. Arrangements made by Allen Funeral Home.
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