Jana South

Jana South


Jana Marie South

December 11, 2017

Date of Service: December 16, 2017

Interment Location: Garden of the Last Supper


Jana Marie South, age 25, of 123 Honeycutt Private Drive, Johnson City, passed away on Monday, December 11, 2017 in the Erlanger Hospital, Cardiac Care Unit in Chattanooga, TN as a result of a heart infection. Jana was born in Johnson City, Tennessee to Mark Charles and Michelle “Mikki” Honeycutt South. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Jan M. Rowe Honeycutt.

Jana was a homemaker and had previously worked at Mr. K’s Used Bookstore in Johnson City. She was a member of Sinking Creek Baptist Church and was a 2010 graduate of Happy Valley High School, where she played flute in the band and graduated in the top 10 percent of her class. Jana also received the DAR Award and loved reading books.

Jana is survived by her parents, Mark and Michelle “Mikki” Honeycutt South, of the home; her four month old son, Adrian Michael Hensley, of the home; her fiancé, Adin Hensley, of Johnson City; her maternal grandparents, Mike and Pat Honeycutt, of Johnson City; her paternal grandparents, Charles and Lilli South, of Johnson City; an uncle, Chris Honeycutt, of Roan Mountain; and an aunt, Judy Ward and husband Andy, of Johnson City.

A service to celebrate the life of Jana Marie South will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 16, 2017 in the Chapel of Peace at Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton with Pastor Jason Hoagland, officiating. Music will be provided by Anita Whitehead, soloist. The family will receive friends from 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Saturday.

The graveside service will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be friends and colleagues of Mr. South from Allied Metals Company; Ethan Couch, Jonathan Harvey, Michael Gregg, Billy Gregg, Bruce Hall and Phillip Rowan.

Online condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.

Miss South and her family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, office 423-542-2232, service information and obituary line 423-543-4917.

Happy Valley Memorial Park