Roger Dale Johnson

Roger Dale Johnson

Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Death 5 May 2008 (aged 54)
Burnside, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Nancy, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 26691226 · View Source
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I met Roger through a mutual friend whom I met online. We went on several paranormal investigations, visited each other's homes, shared meals and coffee, and shared the interest in ghosts and other paranormal activity.

Roger freely taught my daughters and me how to do investigations, how to read the equipment, what to look for, explaining everything as patiently and kindly as possible. He loved to joke around and have fun, he enjoyed so many things - he was a very intelligent person, with eclectic interests. He was as fascinated with a computer program as he was flying a plane.

He passed away due to complications from back surgery.

From Obituary:
Born: 03/20/1954
Died: 05/05/2008
Visitation: After 5pm, Thursday, May 8, 2008, at the chapel of Somerset Undertaking Company
Funeral Service: 11am, Friday, May 9, 2008, at the chapel of Somerset Undertaking Company
Interment: In the Mill Springs National Cemetery

Roger Dale Johnson, Maple Street, Burnside, passed away Monday, May 5, 2008, at his residence. He was 54.

Roger was born in Somerset, March 20, 1954, to the late Eugene and Helen Campbell Wiles. He was a former deputy coroner and a former member of the Ferguson City Fire Department, of which he was named Firefighter of the Year in 1991. He was an instructor and trainer for the American Red Cross, of which he was given an Excellence In Achievement award in 1994. He was a licensed pilot. Roger was the founder and owner of Southern Paranormal Research.

Roger is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his sisters, Laurie (and Colin) Nichols, of Jefferson City, Missouri, and Joanna Wilcox, of Lawrenceville, Georgia; his brother, David Wiles, of Youngstown, Ohio; his uncle, Bill Campbell, of Somerset; a niece, Jennifer Wiles; a nephew, Collier Nichols; and many friends and colleagues.

Funeral services for Roger Dale Johnson will be held 11am, Friday, May 9, 2008, at the chapel of Somerset Undertaking & Crematory with Bro. J.S. New officiating. Interment will follow in the Mill Springs National Cemetery, in Nancy. Roger's family will receive friends Thursday evening, May 8, 2008, after 5pm at the funeral home chapel. The chapel will be open as well from 8am Friday morning until time for funeral services.

Roger, we're going to miss you.

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