Flerl, Lorene Johnson

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Lorene Johnson Flerl, 91, died on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. 

She was a longtime member of the Oak Street Baptist Church. Ms. Flerl loved to chrochet and cook.

She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty eight years, John T. Flerl; sister, Ovena Cross; brothers, Howard Johnson, Flay Johnson and Claude Johnson.

Survivors include her sons, John (Sandra) Flerl, David (Nancy) Flerl; daughter, Linda (Joe) Carroll; grandchildren, Michelle Carroll, John E. Flerl, Melissa (Kenneth) Ewton, Tona (Brian) McBryar, Joshua D. Flerl, Sarah Flerl, Hannah M. Flerl; and great-grandchildren, Katie Duncan, Jordan Duncan, Kenlee Ewton, John G. Flerl, Gavin Flerl, Blaine McDowell and Caitlin McBryar.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 8, at Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, with Reverend Gary Akins and Reverend Alan Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. 

Visitation is from 5-9 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7. 

The family especially thanks the staff, nurses, and CNA’s of Soddy Daisy Healthcare for the love and care provided for their mother.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


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