Launa Scemja Johnson
05/14/1966 – 01/03/2022
Obituary for Launa Scemja Johnson
LAUNA SCEMJA JOHNSON
Launa was born in Detroit, Michigan to Willie (Artise) Johnson and Veronica Johnson where she was educated and received her medical certification. She moved to Knoxville, TN in 2003 to work in the medical field and was a member of Eternal Life, Foster Chapel, and last but not least found her home with Honey Rock Victorious Church, the family that she loved and felt loved by.
Her passion for providing opportunities for entrepreneurs and employment, birthed the non-profit organization of FBOC.
The Family Business Office Center where she aspired to be an umbrella for self-employed people by being a resource center from which they could work. Launa was very creative, hard-working, helpful and open hearted always willing to get in the fight.
She was also very Bossy and adamant about getting the job done which established the name Boss Lady B Jaye.
Her love for family and friends was that of a mama bear and would often sacrifice much physically and financially to make sure that they were ok and for that she will be greatly missed by many.
Preceded in death by father and sister, Willie and Sabrina Johnson; grandparents, Grady Sr. and Beatrice Thompson, Ruby Johnson and uncle, Grady Thompson Jr.
She leaves to mourn, mother, Veronica Johnson; brothers, Adrian, Devin and Artise Johnson, James Williams Jr.; children, Aaron Johnson and Verkecia and Veronica Tims; 15 grandchildren one great grandchild and one on the way and a host of family and friends.
Family will receive friends, 12:30-1:00 p.m., Friday, January 14, 2022 at Honey Rock Victorious Church, 4113 Holston Drive; Celebration of Life, 1:00 p.m., Apostle Jerry Upton, Officiating.
Arrangements by JARNIGAN & SON MORTUARY
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