John “Pache” Mack Jr.

June 11, 1997 – May 20, 2022

Obituary for John “Pache” Mack Jr.

John “Pache“ Mack Jr. was born on June 11, 1997 to his parents Carla Cozart and John Mack Sr. He entered into eternal life on May 20, 2022. 

John received his nickname “Pache” from his grandmother Mary “Mother Dear” Cozart. He loved spending time with his two daughters, Raleigh and Sareniti. Pache loved attending family gatherings. He gave his life to save others. His heroism lives on through his organ donation. He will always be remembered for his beautiful smile and caring heart. 

He is preceded in death by, mother, Carla Cozart; grandfathers, Billy Cozart and Russia Mack Jr. brother, Patrick Mack; great grandmother, Lilly M. Goss; great aunts Betty Hampton and Rena Mae Goss; great uncles, Paul and Claude Goss, cousins, Wanda Simpson, Tanqella Hampton, Vernita Clark. Vernisha Hampton, and John Lee Mills Jr.

He leaves to cherish his memories; daughters, Raleigh and Sareniti, father, John Timothy Mack Sr., devoted grandmother, Mary “Mother Dear” Cozart; grandmother, Willow Nicholson, brothers, Carlos Yarbrough and Eric Reeves, aunts; Ruby Williams, Princess Mack, Fonda Hill, Pamela Jones, and Latasha Mack, uncles; James Mack III, Yarish Cook, Dewan Mack, Antwoin (Carolyn) Mack, Shannon (Tselane) Cozart, Antonio Cozart, Jimmy Williams, Kennedy (Ingrid) Cozart, and Silk Cozart, mothers of his children, Toni Thomas and Asya Minor, a host of cousins to include; Dereke Sr., April, JJ, Jarvis, Renashia, Dorian, Dereke Jr., Devin, Avery Jr., Aven, Robert Jr., Maurice Sr., Sharon, Kateshia, Jamol Sr. Ahmad Sr. Tanqella, Steven Jr., Marteze Sr., Maurice Jr., Hiram Jr. Demasha, Damisha, Jaylan, Jalayah, Tony, Michelle, LaShonda, devoted cousins, Jamol Jr., Ahmad Jr., and Victor Jr., and a host of other family and friends too numerous to name. The family would like to extend a special thanks to a close family friend, Luella Cobb. Also, a special thanks to those whom prepared the food for the family, Sarah “Candie” Sanders, Cecelia Murphy, and Robert and Tonya Lattimore.

Family will receive friends, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at Friendship Baptist Church; funeral service, 4:00 p.m., Rev. Steve Simpson, Officiating.

Interment Mount Olive Cemetery.

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Receiving of Friends

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
3:00PM – 4:00PM
Friendship Baptist Church
1933 Texas Ave, Knoxville, TN 37921

Funeral Service

Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Friendship Baptist Church
1933 Texas Ave, Knoxville, TN 37921


Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Mount Olive Cemetery
2301-2403 Berry Rd, Knoxville, TN 37920