Billy Gene Johnson, 85, of Farmington, went home to be with the Lord Jesus Christ with his family by his side on Friday, May 23, 2014. He was born Oct. 28, 1928, to Thomas and Alma Johnson in Hobart, Okla.
Gene was preceded in death by his loving wife, Jerline Johnson; his parents and one sister, Anna Lee Hill.
He is survived by his sons, Billy R. Phillips (Sue) and family of Kirtland, Craig Phillips (Cindee) and family of Aztec, and Tyrone Johnson; one daughter, Rachelle Johnson and family of Farmington; and cousins, Charles Summers of Los Angeles, Calif. and Jimmy Bean of Farmington.
A visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, May 28, at Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St., in Farmington. A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, also at Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, with Pastor H.R. Fleetwood officiating.
Billy's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington, 505-325-8688. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.