Vernon L. Johnson, 57, of Conway went to his heavenly home August 16, 2014.
He was a loving son, brother, uncle, and friend. He was born December 27, 1956, in Marianna, Ark., and confessed Christ at Bethlehem M.B. Church of Marianna, Arkansas and later relocated to Conway, where he then joined Rock of Ages M.D. Church under the leadership of Pastor James E. Mackey, where he remained a faithful member until his departure.
Dorothy L. Johnson, Vernon's mother, and Yvette Johnson, his sister, preceded Vernon in death. Vernon leaves behind to cherish his memory four sisters, Renita Johnson (Troy) of Marianna, Ark., Tuesday Hudson (Greg), Shanice and Shundra Pickett, all of Memphis, Tenn.; two brothers, Victor Johnson of Marianna, Ark., and Kevin Vaughn (Colette) of Memphis, Tenn.; three nieces, Tiquana Philpott (Josh) of Ft. Smith, Ark., Katie Johnson Selders (Marcus) of Baton Rouge, La., and Teondria Johnson of Ft. Smith; one nephew, Bryan Johnson (Lisa) of Russellville; and a host of great nieces, nephews, cousins and friends including two special cousins, Melcine and Willie "Pop" Davis of Marianna.
Funeral Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Rock of Ages M.B. Church, 8112 Bicentennial Road, Maumelle, AR 72118.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at the church.
Interment will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Bethlehem Cemetery at Marianna, Arkansas.
To sign the online guest book, go to www.griffinleggettconway.com.
Griffin Leggett - Conway
1751 Highway 286 West Conway, AR 72033
Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from Aug. 25 to Sept. 1, 2014