JOHNNY WAYNE MCANNALLY, 63, Nectar, died Jan. 8, 2021, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Birmingham. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and found joy watching them play sports and perform in marching band. He enjoyed sitting on the porch listening to music and watching old Westerns and many current TV shows. Predeceasing him were parents Billy Joseph and Zora Etta McAnnally and son-in-law Keith Gilliland.
Surviving are wife Nancy Cox McAnnally; children Chris (Michelle) McAnnally, Chad (Tiffany) McAnnally, Amy (Chris) Calvert, Shellie (Darrell) Wood; sister Cathy (Gary) Self; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Mike Murphree officiated the 1 p.m. service held Jan. 13 at Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home. Burial followed at Nectar Cemetery with T.J. Huff, Mike Cox, Evan Murphree, Tyler Gilliland, Trey Gilliland, and Gavin Wood serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Zayden Calvert, Jaythan McAnnally, and Taylan McAnnally.