Collierville, TN –
GEORGE THOMAS JOHNSTON, SR., 65, was born November 22, 1949 in Somerville, TN and passed away August 19, 2015 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, TN. Mr. Johnston was a member of Bellevue Baptist Church and was an automobile salesman. He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Candie Johnston of Collierville; three sons, Tommy Johnston and his wife, Melissa of Rossville, TN, Corey Johnston, and Tyler Johnston, both of Collierville; one daughter, Kathy Dyson and her husband, Todd of Lakeland, TN; five grandchildren, Avery Johnston, Connor Johnston, Chase Dyson, Tyler Dyson, and Brennen Dyson; and one great grandchild, Hayden Dyson. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Mary Johnston. Visitation will be Saturday, August 22 from 1 p.m. until the memorial service begins at 2 p.m. at Bellevue Baptist Church, 2000 Appling Road, Cordova, TN. The family requests that any memorials be made to Bellevue Baptist Church. Arrangements are in the care of Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven.