|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1964|
|Death: ||Apr., 2010|
To everything there is a season,
And a time for every purpose under the heaven
A time to be born, and a time to die;
A time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which was planted.
Ecclesiastes 3: 1
Specialist Aquaneldo Maurice Johnson was born October 24, 1964, in Gulfport, Mississippi, to Jackson and Jean Johnson. Maurice as he was affectionately called accepted Christ at an early age. Maurice united with First Missionary Baptist Church at an early age and was actively involved until he joined the United States Army.
Maurice graduated from Gulfport High School in 1983. He then attended Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. He later joined the United States Army and served in the Gulf War. He was honorably retired from the US Army in 1999 because of health reasons. After hi-: reti re mc nt from the military, Maurice resumed his passion for music and wrote many songs. He was a member of the A&M Connection Band where he sang and played the keyboard for many years.
Maurice was preceded in death: by his father, Jackson Daniel Johnson; his paternal grandparents Joe and Agnes Johnson; his maternal grandfather, Levern Micheal; his maternal grandparents, RJ. and Catherine Micheal Tillis; his uncle and aunt, McNeil and Doris Thomas and his uncle, Joe Lewis Johnson.
Maurice will be greatly missed by his mother Jean Johnson, his wife Karen Johnson, his daughters, Janae and Makia Johnson, of Gulfport, MS; his sisters, Jacqueline Glenn Moody and Marilyn Yvette Exum of Gulfport, MS and Bonnie Stewart of Hattiesburg, MS; his very special cousin Precious Ann Thomas of Houston, TX; his god-brother, Sedric Casey of Gulfport, MS; his grandchildren, Kynnedi and Kassidy Johnson, of Gulfport, MS; his nieces Talia Glenn and Bryanni Exurn of Gulfport, MS; and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.
Friday April 23, 2010, 8:30AM - 9:30AM at First Missionary Baptist Church of Hansboro
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The good die young. Thank you for serving our country. May you Rest in Peace.|
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