Rebecca Anne Hightower Johnson

rebecca johnson

May 18, 1935 ~ March 19, 2024

Born in: Nashville, Tennessee
Resided in: West Nashville, Tennessee

Rebecca Anne Hightower Johnson – Age 88, lifelong resident of Nashville was born May 18, 1935, and passed from this life on March 19, 2024.

Rebecca is preceded by her parents, Thomas and Bessie Hightower; her siblings James T. Hightower (Delores), Johnny Hightower, Walter Hightower (Mary) and Nancy Mitchell (Mike); her dearest Aunt Aimee Borum; and her husband of 55 years, Walter Perry Johnson.  She is survived by loving family and leaving behind many nieces and nephews, including her nephew, Preston (Pat) Johnson.

Anne was a graduate of Cohn High School, class of 1954. She retired from AT&T with 35 years of service. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Nashville, where she was active in the choir and with the GA’s.

Per Anne’s wishes, there will be no visitation, nor a public service. Her family will gather for a PRIVATE graveside service at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are encouraged to Adoration Hospice. (https

Arrangements in the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Services, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104 (615) 857-9955. We are proud to be West Nashville & Bellevue’s only locally owned and operated burial & cremation provider.

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