Jesse Johnson, Jr.
Funeral services for Mr. Jesse Johnson, Jr. will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 6, 2012 in the chapel of Hixson Brothers in Alexandria with the Reverend Michael Dubois officiating. Burial will be in Bay Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
Mr. Johnson, 87, of Houston, died Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at Hermann Memorial City Hospital in Houston.
Mr. Johnson was self-employed during his working life.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Johnson, Sr. and Ella Mai Gray Johnson; a son, Dennis Jess Johnson; sister, Ellie Marie Johnson; and great grandson, Devin Benjamin Ray.
Survivors include his sons, Benjamin Jesse Johnson and wife, Karen, and Terry Michael Johnson and wife, Sally; daughter-in-law, Wanda Johnson; sister, Katherine Coates and husband, Oliver; eight grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews; and his beloved cat, Trixie.
Pallbearers will be Robert Hagar, Dalton Lamartinere, Justin Tyler, Jerry Salard, Sr., Jerry Salard, Jr., and Pete Messina. Honorary pallbearers will be Benjamin Johnson, Terry Johnson, and his grandsons and great grandsons.
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