Clifton Thomas Johnson

BURLINGTON - Mr. Clifton Thomas Johnson, 66, of 289 Christopher Drive, died at the VA Medical Center in Durham on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013.
A native of Alamance County, he was the son of Herbert Ben Johnson and Louise Johnson Lashley, both deceased. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Vietnam War. Clifton was owner and operator of Johnson Plumbing and also Johnson Mechanic and Body Shop. He was a motorsports enthusiast.
Survivors include a son, Jason H. Johnson of the home; and his beloved dogs, Red Baby and Pete Johnson.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy "Cotton" Johnson.
A graveside service will be conducted at Pine Hill Cemetery on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. with the family receiving friends at the Rich & Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service in Burlington from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. prior to the service. Other times they will be at the residence of Kathy Johnson Fox, 2125 Lower Hopedale Road, Burlington, N.C.
Online condolences may be offered to www.richandthompson.com

Published in TheTimesNews.com from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2013