Johnnie Ruth Anderson Crump


Johnnie Ruth Anderson Crump, 89, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at her home.

Johnnie Ruth led a simple life and loved her family. She will be missed by all who knew her.  
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruby Walker Anderson and Floyd Anderson; brother, Ed Anderson; sister, Eunice Anderson Long; husbands: John Samuel Hawkins, Kenneth Copeland and Avery Von Crump; son, John Dennis Hawkins. 
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her daughter-in-law, Willa Hawkins; grandchildren: Joshua Douglas (Ashlee) Hawkins of Knoxville, John David Hawkins of Cleveland,  Brooke Wines of Morganton, N.C., and Sang Hak Han of Seoul, South Korea; great-grandchildren: Josephine and Jett Hawkins of Knoxville, and Kelsey and Heath Wines of Morganton, N.C.; and many other family members. 
The family will be holding a private memorial service at a later date to be determined. 
You are encouraged to share a memory of Johnnie Ruth and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home of Cleveland and the Cody family are honored to assist the Hawkins-Crump family with these arrangements.


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