Johnetta D. Whitmire
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Johnetta D. Whitmire

Knoxville, TN

Johnetta Whitmire, age 69, of Knoxville, passed away to her eternal home on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at her home. She was a secretary at the University of Tennessee Police Department.

She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Dora Lee Smith; and siblings, Pauletta and Samuel. She leaves behind her loving husband, Conley Whitmire; loving daughters: Mia Conwell and Nichole Beasley; and a host of grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 11 AM to 12 PM at Canaan Baptist Church, with the Celebration of Life Service to follow with Rev. Gene Thomas officiating and Dr. Harold Middlebrook as eulogist.

Arrangements made with integrity by Unity Mortuary. Mrs. Whitmire's guestbook can be signed on-line at www.unitymortuary.com and www.legacy.com.

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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on Mar. 10, 2019.
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March 13, 2019
I will so miss you Johnetta. You were apart of our family for so many years. My parents loved and thought the world of you. You were a great listener when I needed one after moms death. You keep me straight and inline over the years. I love you and will miss you something trouble. You made sure dad was inline also he needed as much as I did. We love you and will miss you. Carmella Yovella Ford
Carmella Ford
Friend
March 13, 2019
Nickie, Mia and family, my heart is filled with much sympathy over hearing of Johnetta's passing. Please know that I am praying for comfort and peace for you all as you grieve. Love you.
Regina Jackson King
March 13, 2019
I will miss you Dear Friend! Love You Always. Yvonne Webb
Yvonne Webb
Friend
March 12, 2019
Mia and Matthew,

I send my deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with your family during time of sorrow and grief.

May your memories bring you comfort and strength in the days to come.

Tina Walker-Smith
March 12, 2019
She was like a sister to me. Thoughts and prayers for all of the family
B.Ruth VANHOOZIER
Friend
March 12, 2019
so sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace comfort and understanding during your time of bereavement. There are things that only God can heal in His infinite way and time. We love you and will keep you in our prayers.
Deborah. Ron Inman
March 12, 2019
Condolences to the Whitemire Family
Lord! May this union of siblings rejoice in heaven's gates who have passed on and their days of mourning will be at peace. Johnetta was the eldest of her siblings that surpassed her, we all grew up together in the same community. Prayers are ordered for family that's all here and their memories of her be forever in their hearts
Kathy White Robinson
March 12, 2019
Praying for you all. May our God comfort and strengthen you all at this time.
Julieta (Julie) Garner
March 11, 2019
My condolences to your family. Johnetta was always a highlight of my day when I had to visit UTPD for my old job. She was truly a special lady.
Jessica Guinn
March 11, 2019
So for your loss, u will be truly missed!!! R.I.P.... Love, Kristie Brown
Kristie Brown
March 11, 2019
Prayers fir peace and love to the family♥
Gail Robinson
March 11, 2019
My sweet sister in Christ is now in her eternal home with no more pain, sorrows, or worry basking in her fathers love. Johnetta always knew if I am talking & walking with God I am complete. Love you!
Debbie Perry
March 11, 2019
Conley, very sad to read of your loss. Prayers go up for you and family
Gail Hawkins
March 10, 2019
May God continue to bless you Conley and family always remember who God is and what God can do. You are never alone you have your church family, and people who care.
March 10, 2019
To you my dear friend no more pain, worry and stress God decided to call his child home., you will be missed but you are at Peace with our Heavenly Father. Love blessings and peace to the family. Love Gail and Baddy Robinson♥
Gail Robinson
March 10, 2019
May the love of friends and family help carry
you through your grief, and also your memories
will always be there for you Conley and Family.
LeRoy & Sandra Martin & Family
March 10, 2019
Our sincere condolences to the Whitmire family on the loss of your loved one. May God send his comfort and peace to you Connelly and to your family.
Patricia Carson
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