Johnny Gant

Obituary of Johnny Gant

Johnny “Bernard" Gant was born December 31, 1957 to the late Ora Lee Gant in Nashville, Tennessee. On April 13, 2022 he took flight from earth to live with God. He attended Metropolitan Nashville public schools. He graduated from North High School. His hobbies included basketball, spectator sports, masonry work and home Renovation. Bernard was a very loving, extremely thoughtful , considerate individual. He was the primary caregiver for his mother Ora Lee Gant. Bernard was preceded in death by his mother Ora Lee Gant, his grandparents, Emma and John Gant, his brother Melvin Gant Sr., sister Teresa Ann Gant Hailey, aunts Shirley Gaines, Mary A. Gant, and uncles John and Levy Gant. He leaves to cherish his memories: his sister, Alfreda Gant, nephew Melvin Gant Jr., uncles John Gant and R.L. (Annie M) Gant, numerous loving cousins, dedicated childhood friends and other devoted relatives. Please keep the Gant family in your thoughts and prayers. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association.
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Saturday
7
May

Memorial Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, May 7, 2022
Lewis & Wright Funeral Directors
2500 Clarksville Pike
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
6152552371
Masks must be worn at all times while inside the building.
Saturday
7
May

Interment

1:00 pm
Saturday, May 7, 2022
Greenwood Cemetery Main
1248 Elm Hill Pike
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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