October 19, 2023
Chief Timothy “TJ” M. Johnson
Pleasant Volunteer Fire Department
On Monday, Oct. 16, 2023, Chief Timothy “TJ” M. Johnson responded to an EMS call at a residence. Upon returning to the station approximately an hour later, he complained of indigestion and an upset stomach. Chief Johnson went home and less than 10 minutes later, 9-1-1 was called to his residence. He was immediately rushed to the hospital where he passed away on Tuesday morning, Oct. 17, 2023, from an apparent heart attack.
Years of service: 37
Date of incident: October 16, 2023
Date of death: October 17, 2023