Theresa (Terri) Tyre  Johnson
Theresa (Terri) Tyre Johnson

September 10, 1956 - October 6, 2018
Born in Ft. Leonard Wood, MO
Resided in Brantley County, Georgia
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Theresa “Terri” Tyre Johnson, 62, died Saturday morning (October 6, 2018) at Orange Park Medical Center of Orange Park FL following a sudden illness.

She was born in Ft. Leonard Wood, MO, had lived most of her early life in Wayne County, and had made her home in the Waycross area since 1974. She was preceded in death by her father, James Tyre, a nephew, Caleb Tyre, and grandparents, R.T. and Judy Shetters and Jake and Bula Tyre.

Terri was a 1974 graduate of Wayne County High School and was a former member of O’Quinn Baptist Church near Kville.

She was the owner and operator of 74 Oaks. She didn’t limit her work to just one area, she was a woman of many talents. She was a Floral Designer, Artist, Creative Designer, Event and Wedding Planner, gifted Seamstress among many other talents. In working with weddings her goal was to create the perfect day for the Bride and Groom. She is remembered by her family as loving, compassionate, and being a very giving person.

She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Gary L. Johnson, a daughter Brandy Johnson Murray (fiancé Michael James) a grandson Andrew Murray all of Brantley County, her mother Dean Tyre of Jesup, 2 brothers Jim Tyre (wife Tammie) of Waycross and Joe Tyre of Jesup, 2 nieces Colbi Tyre Sellers (husband James) of Waycross and Mandee Waters of Jesup and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00 PM Wednesday (October 10, 2018) at Music Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2:30 until 3:30 Wednesday afternoon at Music Funeral Home.

Sympathy can be expressed by signing the online registry at

Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.




Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Music Funeral Home Chapel
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
4:00 PM