Blue Bus Nursery
LAKELAND - Michael Andrew Johnson, 65 of Lakeland, Florida died Saturday morning (Jan. 25, 2014) of heart failure at his home.
Mike was born on January 4, 1949 in Savannah, Georgia to Mary and Carson Johnson who preceded him in death.
He was married to Sally Lynn Johnson for 25 years and was a military veteran
serving in the Army
during the Vietnam War
. Mike spent the majority of his life working in construction and agriculture. Mike and his wife owned and operated the Blue Bus Nursery landscaping business servicing Lakeland for eleven years before retiring.
Mike is survived by his wife, Sally Johnson, three children, Michael Johnson, Kimberly Johnson and Randy Blanton, four grandchildren, Chelsea Ann Johnson, Michael Anthony Campagnone, Ashlyn Emily Blanton, and Emersyn Ann Blanton, great grandchild, Jamie Johnson, brother Don Johnson, and sister Theresa Aimes.
A funeral service for friends and family will be held in Lakeland, Florida on Tuesday evening January 28th, 2014 at Central Florida Casket Store and Funeral Chapel, 2090 East Edgewood Drive, Lakeland, FL. 33803. Viewing for friends and family at 6:00 PM, service to follow at 7:00 PM. A second memorial service will be held at Florida National Cemetery at 6502 SW 102nd Avenue, Bushnell, FL, with full military honors in the near future.