William Johnson "Sonny"
On Tuesday, September 21, 2021, William "Sonny" Johnson, Jr., after a long illness, transitioned peacefully at home to be with the Lord. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Johnson, Sr., Catherine Makal; his daughter, Chanel Rickson; grandsons Michael German and Khamari Rickson, brother Charles Makal, Sr., and sister Helen Hicks. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 55 years, Brenda; son Michael (Kim); brothers William (Barbara) and James Makal; sisters Louise Turner, Sheila Makal, Catherine Spencer, Janice Randolph (Will) Phyllis Makal, Linda Johnson, Diane Jeter, Catherine Joseph, Sharon Johnson; many nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. Viewing will be held at Marshall-March Funeral Home, 4308 Suitland Road, Suitland, MD 20746, on Friday, October 15, 2021, from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m.
Published by The Washington Post on Oct. 14, 2021.