Mr. Donald “Donny” Keith Francis, Jr., age 54, Jonesborough, passed away Monday, January 3, 2022, at Johnson City Medical Center.
Mr. Francis was born March 16, 1967, in Miami, FL and was the son of Betty Francis, Jonesborough and the late Donald Keith Francis. He was also preceded in death by his grandmother, Rosy Nance.
He was of the Christian faith.
Mr. Francis was an auto mechanic. He loved racing, car shows, or anything to with cars.
Survivors include his wife, Angelee Francis; son, Josh Francis; daughter, Jessica Wellhoefer; sisters, Ann Francis and Cydney Johnson; two grandsons, Mason and Tucker; stepdad, Sid Johnson.
Funeral services will be conducted 5:00 pm Friday, January 7, 2022, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Kent Crowe officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00-5:00 pm Friday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted 11:00 am, Monday, January 10, 2022, at Mountain Home National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Arthur Casey, Danny Casey, Randy Haun, Kent Crowe, James Baker and Chad Milhorn. Honorary pallbearers will be Sid Johnson, Henry Cole, Tim Whitaker, Larry Hamilton and Luke Milhorn.
So sorry to hear passing of a classmate, my prayers go out to all family and friends. He was a great person and truly loved cars.
Lisa Lyons Bennett
Praying for your family! May God be with them through this tragedy!
So sorry Anne and Kent for the loss of your brother. You and the rest of the family are in my heart and prayers are going up for all.
Janie Branson , Rhonda Tipton and AdamTipton
We are deep[y saddened on the loss of your loved one.
I am truly sorry to hear of Donny's passing. I pray the hands of the Lord touch you and your family, giving you some peace and comfort in this very difficult time. He will be missed greatly by MANY.
My condolence to all of the family. Sorry to say i havent seen Donny in several years and regret it. My prayers are with you all.
With deep saddness,
Timothy Milhorn and family
Praying for the family and friends.
Betty, my deepest heartfelt sympathy to you and your family.
Angelee, we’re so sorry to learn of Donny’s passing. Praying for comfort and peace for you and the entire family.
Matt & Lisa Bowman