James "Candy" Johnson
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James "Candy" Johnson January 7, 2021 James "Candy" Johnson, 70, went to his heavenly home on January 7, 2021, after a valiant battle with cancer for many years. James honorably served in the U.S. Air Force. James was predeceased by his mother and father, Elizabeth and James Johnson, and two sisters, Anna Singleton and Margaret Johnson. He is survived by his daughters: Tina R. Johnson-Marcel of Fairfax County, Va., Candace M. Johnson of Syracuse, Nicole Johnson of Syracuse, Candy Johnson of Maryland, Shairtira McQueen of North Carolina; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and Linda, his loving partner of 24 years. He is also survived by his sisters, Eloise Currie and Loretha Baums (Roosevelt) both of Syracuse. Family will receive visitors on January 13, 2021 from 10 a.m. to noon at The Well of Hope Church, 1640 South Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13207. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, private services will follow for family only. James will be laid to rest in Oakwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Tina and Candace ask that you make a donation in James' name to Color of Change at colorofchange.org Gethers Trust God 315-476-0157 Please sign the guestbook at syracuse.com/obits
Published in Syracuse Post Standard from Jan. 11 to Jan. 13, 2021.
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January 15, 2021
Definitely gonna miss you uncle candy
Dre
Andre Kindred
Family
January 14, 2021
Eloise, Loretha and the rest of your family. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Evelyn Crockett Dykes and Family
Friend
January 13, 2021
Candy, old friend I am so sorry we didn’t get to see each other again. Missing your friendship.
Shirley M. White
Friend
January 12, 2021
Rest In Peace Candy man!!! You were such a good friend to my cousin Vinnie Grace. You always looked out for us, you will be missed❤
Bobbie DavisJackson
Friend
January 12, 2021
Candy you will be greatly missed by family and friends! Always the life of the party!
Deborah Singleton
Family
January 12, 2021
We will miss you so much you was the coolest uncle rest in heaven love you always your niece rene
Rene
Family
January 12, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Brenda Summerhill Carroll
Classmate
January 12, 2021
So sorry to hear. My deepest condolences to the family. May God give you strenght.
Lou Carol Franklin
Neighbor
January 12, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. God Bless - John Goodson
January 11, 2021
We love you uncle candy from " louie" as you called him Everyone else Johnny Harris and Nesha Harris We love you ... You will Always be in our Hearts.
Johnny and Romanesha Harris
Family
January 11, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. Our Favorite uncle Candy!
Nicole
Family
January 11, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
The Bullock Williams Family
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