Miles Bateman Johnson, 89, life-long resident of Spring Hill, died Wednesday, September 20, 2023 at St. Thomas Rutherford.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 12:00 P.M. at Spring Hill Memorial Funeral Home with Jim Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in Santa Fe Cemetery. The family will visit with friends Saturday from 10:00 A.M. until service time at the funeral home.
Born June 18, 1934 in the Santa Fe Community of Maury County, he was the son of the late T. Earl Johnson and the late Adele Sowell Johnson. On August 18, 1973, he married Betty Jane Gilliam Johnson who preceded him in death July 2, 2023. In the mid 2000’s, he became Vice Mayor of Spring Hill after being Alderman. After many years of service to the community, the Miles Johnson Parkway was officially named after him in 2008. Mr. Johnson enjoyed camping, and going to blue grass festivals with his wife, Betty, the love of his life.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by four children and one sister.
Survivors include two children; seven grandchildren; several great grandchildren; two sisters; two brothers; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his honor to the Spring Hill Public Library.
Arrangements in the care of SPRING HILL MEMORIAL PARK, FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES. 931 486-0059. www.springhill-memorial.com