Neta Mae Johnson
NEWPORT, TENNESSEE — Neta Mae Johnson, 71, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Caris Healthcare in Newport Tennessee.
A native of Haywood County, she resided in Newport, Tennessee, for the past 30 years. She was the daughter of Charlie Lee and Allie Harris Rathbone. Neta was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
She is survived by her husband, Monroe Johnson; four sons, Glen Worley, of Waynesville, David Worley, and his wife, Tammy, of Canton, Dennis Ray Worley, and his wife, Sandra, of Newport, Tennessee, and Lawrence Rathbone, of Clyde; a sister, Geneva Aiken; and one brother, Willie Rathbone, both of Lincolnton; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 2, in the Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Home with Pastor Ricky Gibson officiating. Burial will follow in Brown Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the funeral home.