Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at 2 p.m. in the Kilgore-Green Funeral Home Chapel with burial following at McDade Cemetery. Charles Tittle will officiate.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, from noon until 2 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Billie Ruth Johnson; father, Lura Johnson; mother, Ada Smith Johnson and sisters, Jessie Fuller, Bessie Alford and Jewel Wilson.
He is survived by his daughter, Sherry Sawyer of Carbon Hill; sons, Johnny “J.J.” Johnson (Renee) of Jasper and Mark Johnson (J’non) of Carbon Hill; grandchildren, Stephanie Sawyer, Edward Heath Sawyer, Jonathan Earl Sawyer, Kristie Johnson, Ashley Johnson, Jonah Johnson, Alexus Dobbins, Lacy Dobbins and Billy Kade Johnson; great grandchildren, Bailey Madison, Madi Abston, Colton Abston, Jaelin Sawyer, Alyssa Ashby, Jasie Sawyer, Hunter Johnson, Dane Sawyer, Sidney Sawyer and Donna Leigh Johnson; step mother, Florence Johnson; brothers and sisters, Dr. Steve Johnson (Linda), Tommy Johnson (Gail), Patty Poe (J.C.) and Pam Johnson and special friend, Eunice Rutledge.
Pallbearers will be Kermit Pike, Jonah Johnson, Edward Earl Sawyer, Jonathan Sawyer and Heath Sawyer.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5533