William E. (Johnny) Johnson, age 85, passed from this life Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Bay Medical Hospital. Mr. Johnson was born in Sturgis, Ms., on Aug., 17, 1928 to Felix E. and Myrtle (Fulton) Johnson. Johnny worked as a photographer for the Air Force and was a member of the Sunny Hills Community Church. Johnny has lived here since 1990 coming from Orlando. He was a member of the VFW
, American Legion, and Wausau Masonic Lodge #39.
Mr. Johnson was predeceased by his wife, Gennell Johnson.
He is survived by his son, David Charles Johnson and wife Anne of Massillon, Ohio; one daughter, Cynthia Hubbard of Wausau and three grandchildren, Taylor Johnson, Connor Johnson, and Ryan Johnson.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Brown Funeral Home Main Street Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Kelley officiating and Mike Walker speaking. Burial followed in Wausau Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, June 16, 2014 at the chapel. Flowers are being accepted or donations to Sunny Hills Community Church Building Fund, 3768 Country Club Boulevard Chipley, Fl. 32428. Friends and family may sign the online register at www.brownfh.net.
Brown Funeral Home of Chipley is in charge of the arrangements.