November 12, 2016
Joseph Benjamin Bohannon was born on November 4, 1933 in Crab Orchard, Tennessee and passed away on November 10, 2016 at the age of 83. His parents, Pearl Anne and Bud Bohannon, and three brothers preceded him in death. He was married to Maxine Swing Bohannon who also preceded him in death. He is survived by his two sons Benjamin Dale Bohannon of Arlington, Virginia and Joseph Brent Bohannon of Fairfax, Virginia; two grandsons Paul Dale Bohannon and Jonathan William Bohannon and daughter-in-law Billie Bohannon.
J.B. served in the US Army in the late 1950s. He was a skilled builder, carpenter, and cabinet maker during his professional life. He began working at W.H. Swing lumber company in Westel, Tennessee. He moved to Virginia in the mid-1960s and was the owner and operator of several businesses during his working career. Outside of work he was an automobile enthusiast and enjoyed driving up until his death.
Arrangements are as Follows: Funeral services are scheduled Monday, November 14, 2016, at 12 noon at Evans mortuary, 805 N. Gateway Ave., in Rockwood, Tennessee. Visitation with family and friends will be from 10 AM to 12 noon at the Mortuary prior to the service. Memorial service begins at 12 noon with internment to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood; TN. Evans Mortuary is serving the Family of Mr. Joseph Benjamin Bohannon