November 2, 1970 - September 18, 2021
John Henry Tomlin, Jr. was born on November 2, 1970 in Jackson, Tennessee to the late John Henry Tomlin, Sr. and May Lois Perkins Doby. He was the youngest of three children. He departed this earth on September 18, 2021. He accepted Christ at an early age at Center Point Baptist Church. He then later joined Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. He graduated from Jackson-Central Merry High School in 1990 and he also graduated from Barber College in Memphis, Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Rosie Mae Murdell Perkins Cole, Estelle Tomlin and Hubert Perkins; great-grandmother: Rose Lee Hill McKinney; aunts: Gladys Franklin and Mary Savage; great-aunt: Ruth Clara Hunt and cousin: Willie Perkins. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife: Teresa Y. Tomlin; children: Brooke G. (Dustin Sowell) Tomlin of Memphis, Tennessee, Lamiya Tomlin of Jackson, Tennessee, Jada M. Farr of Atlanta, Georgia, Jedon M. Tomlin of Texas and Latasha (Jamarious) Jones of Nashville, Tennessee; three sisters: Linda K. Perkins, Vickey Tomlin and Regina Tomlin all of Jackson, Tennessee; six brothers: Tracy L. Perkins of Blackwood, New Jersey, Craig Tomlin, Terrance Tomlin, Michael Tomlin, Johnny Tomlin and Ricky Tomlin all of Jackson, Tennessee; four aunts: Manie D. Perkins of Grand Junction, Tennessee, Addie D. Lawhorn and Clarice Perkins both of Jackson, Tennessee and Nancy (Frank) Allen of Michigan City, Mississippi; great aunt: Bernice Turner; two uncles: Robert G. (Aquella) Perkins and Mack Savage both of Jackson, Tennessee; mother-in-law: Doris Johnson; father-in-law: Jessie Reed; sisters-in-law: Carolyn (Anthony) Simmons, Cheryl Fitzhugh and Christa Reed; brothers-in-law: Jessie Reed, Jr. and Melvin Reed; two grandchildren: Julian Jones and Journei Jones and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends: The Johnson, Williams and Jacks Families of Cincinnati, Ohio and Norfolk, Virginia and the Rev. Ronald Benton, Sr.
John Henry Tomlin, Jr. was born on November 2, 1970 in Jackson, Tennessee to the late John Henry Tomlin, Sr. and May Lois Perkins Doby. He was the youngest of three children. He departed this earth on September 18, 2021. He accepted Christ... View Obituary & Service Information
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