Mr. Johnny Byrge, age 85 of Oliver Springs passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge. Johnny worked for many years as a coal miner and retired after eight years as a custodian at the Oliver Springs Elementary School. Johnny was in the army and enjoyed woodworking.
He is preceded in death by his wife Eva Byrge, Parents Eli and Willie Marie Reynolds Byrge, Brothers Cordis and Curtis Byrge, Sister Mary Daugherty
He is survived by his Sister Julia Byrge, Special friends Melissa Carter and Dollie Morris. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends on Monday, October 5, 2020 for 5 to 7 PM at Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg. Funeral Services will follow at 7 PM with Bro. Kevin Ward officiating, the graveside will be Tuesday, October 6 at 11 AM at Anderson Memorial Gardens, Clinton, TN.
Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Johnny Byrge