Johnny H. Jessie entered into rest on 10/24/2022 after a lengthy illness. A native of Barren County, KY, he was born on 5/9/1941 in Hiseville. He was a member of the Samson Street Church of God. Johnny was the son of the late Charlie & Polly Jessie of Hiseville, KY.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jessie of Glasgow; a son, Gary Jessie and wife Loretta of Glasgow; a stepson, Stacy and wife Tabatha Williams of Glasgow; 2 daughters, Jan and husband Alfred Hishmeh of Glasgow, Misty and husband Jeremy Ferreira of Glasgow; 10 grandchildren, Amanda Jones, Josh Jessie, Trey Ferreira, Koby Ferreira, Candace Bartley, James Williams, Brianna Williams, Alyssa Williams, Emily Williams, and Kyle Hishmeh; 4 great-grandchildren, John Wayne Jessie, Peyton Jessie, Shea Jones, and Brayden Bartley; 2 brothers: Les Jessie and Joe B. Jessie of Louisville; one sister, Nina Pearl Jessie Young; several nieces and nephews.
Johnny was preceded in death by 5 brothers, Goo Jessie, Pete Jessie, James Jessie, Raymond Jessie, and Lonnie Jessie; and 4 sisters, Cindy Jessie Martin, Pauline Jessie Morgan, Mattie Jessie Gass, and Nora Jessie Funnell.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 27, 2022, at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.