|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1954|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 2013|
Joe Johnson passed away, surrounded by his family, at North Mississippi Baptist Hospital. Memorial services will be Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11am at the Episcopal Church of The Nativity in Greenwood, Mississippi, with the Rev. Elizabeth Wheatley officiating, with a visitation beginning at 10am in the church parish hall.
Joe was the son of Fred Arnold Johnson and Jean Branum Johnson, who preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Suzy Gordon Johnson of Cruger, and his daughter Shelley Jo Johnson and her fiancée, Brad Dykman of Jackson. Also surviving him are brother, Fred A. Johnson (wife Betty) of Cleveland, sister, Debarah Drake (husband John) of VanCleave, sister, Ruthie Wilder (husband Lowery) of Collierville, Tennessee, and by many nieces and nephews, an aunt, and numerous cousins.
He was a fisherman and hunter, who loved the outdoors. His many friends will remember him for his especially good nature and quick wit. He loved to read and play cards. Joe loved life and lived it to the fullest during his brief 58 years. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. The family wishes to extend a sincere thanks to Dr. Henry P Johnson of Oxford and the nurses and staff of the ICU North Mississippi Baptist Hospital for their compassionate care. Funeral arrangements by Wilson & Knight of Greenwood.
Fred A. Johnson (1926 - 1999)
Jean Branum Johnson (1928 - 2000)
Created by: Sandi K
Record added: Jul 20, 2013
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