TL Johnson, Age 83 of Lake City passed away, Monday, August 10, 2020 at the UT Medical Center. He was born December 6, 1936 in Anderson County, TN to the late William and Lois Disney Johnson.  TL was retired from General Motors.  He was also an Army Veteran who enjoyed hunting, fishing and working on cars. TL was of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister, Dorothy Robbins and grandson, David Dockery, Jr.


Wife                               Linda Johnson                                   Lake City

Sons                               William Johnson                                Baltimore, MD

David Dockery                                  Rhea County

Daughter                        Barb West                                         Lake City

Special Daughter            Betty Carroll

Sister                             Diane Marlow & Lowell                     Lake City

Grandchildren                Aaron West, Cody West, Brandon Dockery, Cheyenne Dockery, CJ Hutchinson, Shannon Hutchison and Danny Kidd

Great Grandchildren #6

Visitation: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thursday, August 13, 2020 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 7:00 PM, Thursday, August 13, 2020 in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mitchell Wilson and Scott Martin Officiating.

Interment: 1:00 PM, Friday, August 14, 2020 at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake City, with Military Honors by the Campbell County Honor Guard.

You may also view Mary TL’s guestbook online at

Hatmaker Funeral Home Lake City, TN is in charge of arrangements.