- March 25, 1956 - July 16, 2012
- Clinton, Tennessee
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“Mickey and family, I was saddened to read about Johnny's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
1 of 11 | Posted by: Debbie Haese Wallace - Charleston, SC
“Mickey and Richard,
I just found out about the passing of Johnny. My brother Ricky Leach and Johnny grew up together. Even though I had not seen...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Leach - Oak Ridge, TN
“Mickey, I just found out about Johnny, My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Johnny was a good and thoughful Man, I have not seen...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jim Blankenship - Clinton, TN
“Mickey and Family,
I was sorry to hear about Johnny, and even though I had not seen him in many years I remember him with fondness.
I believe this...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Gary Love - Chattanooga/Oak Ridge, TN
“Dear Richard and Mickey,
I am very sorry to hear your news. I remember Johnny as tough, handsome and fun, full of energy.
His life was never...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Jim Stone - Oak Ridge, TN
“Dear Mickey and Family:
I am so sorry to hear the sad news about Johnny. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
6 of 11 | Posted by: Victoria Lawson - Oak Ridge, TN
“When we were about 12 years old, I read somewhere that there was a permanent full tuition scholarship for anyone who could get accepted to Harvard...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Sue Stone Byrne - Oak Ridge, TN
“Johnny was a kind and decent person and was a good friend to all who knew him. He had more than his share of obstacles placed in his path but he...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Philip Wright - Roswell, GA
“I haven't seen Johnny in years, but have always thought of him as an old friend. My thoughts and prayers are with him and his family.
Janice Chesney...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Janice Chesney Frost - Clinton, TN
“I have been a friend of JOHNNY for many many years such a loss REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND see you on the other side DEAN
10 of 11 | Posted by: DEAN DYER - oak ridge, TN
“I worked with Johnny at an Engineering firm in the early 80's.
He was really liked and a fun guy. He had some rough hurdles in his life.
I will...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Diane - Seattle, WA - old friend
John "Johnny" Thomas Baxendale, age 56, of Clinton passed away Monday July 16, 2012 at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.
Johnny was born March 25, 1956 in Rockwood to the late Al and Ruth Vincent Baxendale. He grew up and attended school in Oak Ridge where he was an athlete. He loved sports and held track records at Robertsville Middle School and was a graduate of Oak Ridge High School and the Tennessee Electronics Institute.
Johnny was of the Baptist Faith and is survived by his brothers Mickey Baxendale and his wife Sherry of Chattanooga and Richard Baxendale of Oak Ridge, nieces Tracey Baxendale and Stephanie Baxendale, grandniece Kaley all of Chattanooga, and a special friend Tom Alexander of Clinton.
In keeping with Johnny's wishes he was cremated and no services are scheduled at this time.