HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Mr. Johnie L. Brunson, 101, entered into rest Wednesday, October 2, 2013 peacefully at his residence. He was born September 20, 1912 to the late Luther Cornelius Brunson and Mary Ann Elim Brunson. Johnie was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Virginia Lee Brunson and daughter Vera Moore. He retired from General Motors Corporation after many years of service. In 1946 he received an Honorable Discharge from the United States Army. Johnie was a member of Ebenezer Rock Church and The Holy Royal Arch Masons Mt. Nebo Chapter No. 2. President Barack Obama and Congressman John Barrow sent special recognitions to Johnie for celebrating his 100th birthday on September 20, 2012. His memories are left to be cherished by his daughter, Dorothy (Billie) Evans, Miami, FL; two loving sisters, Catherine B. McCoy, Hephzibah, Ga; Lillian M. Anderson, Bradenton, FL; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, godchildren, relatives and friends. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Kinsey & Walton Chapel, Augusta with Dr. Angelo Hatcher officiating. Interment and repast will follow at Ebenezer Rock Church, Hephzibah, Ga. The public viewing will be 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., Monday, October 7, 2013 at Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road. (706) 790-8858
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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Oct. 6, 2013