ODESSA Mark Wayne "Jay" Johnson Jr., age 17, of Odessa was called to heaven on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 in Odessa. |
Mark was born on May 5, 1997 to Mark Wayne Johnson Sr. and Estella Flores in Odessa. Mark was a student at OHS.
Mark was a wonderful son. He was an A+ honor roll student. Mark was very well liked in school. He was very smart and a happy-go-lucky guy. Mark loved agitating his sisters. He was in honors guitar at Ector High and was great in math. Mark was also a welder at OHS and went to state competition two years in a row in Corpus Christi. When others used calculators to figure out the math for welding, Mark used his head. Mark looked forward to his senior year in High School, as well as driving, with the freedom of a newly earned license. He liked rap, hip hop, country and rock music. He and his friends tried making music. Mark was a huge Patriot fan. He will be missed and was loved by all who met him.
Those left to cherish his memories are his parents: Mark Johnson Sr. and Estella Flores of Odessa, grandparents: Willie Johnson and Alfonso L. Flores both of Odessa, sisters: Aurora Villalobos, Arrieanna Johnson and Adrianna Johnson all of Odessa.
Mark is preceded in death by his grandparents, Lee Vell Johnson and Eva Villa Flores.
Funeral service will be held at Acres West Funeral Chapel on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. officiated by Father Mamachen.
Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel, 8115 W. University Blvd, Odessa Texas. Condolences may be sent online at acreswestfuneral.com.
Published in Odessa American on Aug. 15, 2014