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Robert Fred Johnson
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Birth: May 13, 1917
Houston County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1998
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA

Dude was the second son born to Bob & Ima Johnson, he was born on the Dean Place in Wesley Chapel, and attended school in Wesley Chapel.

In 1942, he entered the Army. Pvt Robert F Johnson trained at Camp Robinson, Arkansas. He served in AP, was awarded GCM, Combat Inf Badge, Purple Heart, AP Ribbon, 2 Battle Stars, and the WWII Victory Metal. He was wounded at Guadalcanal in 1943, and was discharged in 1944.

He married Hazel Pike in 1957, and gained four wonderful children with this marriage, Elner, Jonell, Dewayne and Tilford Pike, whom he loved like they were his own.

He retired from The Texas Highway Department, and became Papa Dude. He and Grammie loved their grandchildren, and their Church. He was a member of the Church of God since he was a child.

He was a gentle and loving man, who loved his family, and this niece loved him extra special.

Dude was the stepfather of
Dewayne Pike , who was killed in action in Vietnam.







 
 
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 Parents:
  John Robert Johnson (1890 - 1970)
  Ima Lee Jennings Johnson (1894 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Hazel Maurice Wells Johnson (1918 - 2009)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Johnson (1912 - 2002)*
  Runa Maude Johnson Gossett (1915 - 2003)*
  Robert Fred Johnson (1917 - 1998)
  Tom Henry Johnson (1919 - 2002)*
  Lena Pearl Johnson Owen (1922 - 1997)*
  Edgar Floyd Johnson (1926 - 2011)*
  William Paul Johnson (1928 - 2004)*
  Durwood Johnson (1931 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PAPA DUDE
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Park
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Carol Hoch was Johnson
Record added: Jun 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37895251
Robert Fred Johnson
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Robert Fred Johnson
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Robert Fred Johnson
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No one has greater love than this, that someone would lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 on this Memorial Day, we say Thank You to all who have served our wonderful Country. Uncle Dude, I still miss you.
- Carol Anne
 Added: May. 29, 2016

- Carol Hoch was Johnson
 Added: May. 13, 2016
Merry Christmas in Heaven! We love you and miss you still. Carol Anne
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 Added: Dec. 24, 2015
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