John Robert Johnson; 72 years, 7 months, and 4 days; passed away peacefully at his home in Madisonville, TX on Wednesday; May 6, 2020. Funeral services are scheduled for 11AM on Saturday; May …
John Robert Johnson; 72 years, 7 months, and 4 days; passed away peacefully at his home in Madisonville, TX on Wednesday; May 6, 2020. Funeral services are scheduled for 11AM on Saturday; May 9, 2020 at The First Baptist Church in Madisonville, TX. Joshua Crutchfield, Matt Carey, and Mark Trichel will officiate. The burial will follow at Madisonville Cemetery in Madisonville, TX. The visitation is scheduled for Friday; May 8, 2020 from 5-7PM at Day Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville, TX.
John was born on October 2, 1947 in Houston, TX to Frank and Joyce (Wood) Johnson. He was a 1966 graduate of Sam Houston High School in Houston, TX. John worked for many years for Glacier Food Service and for Henson Motor Company; and for the past seventeen years; he served as the caretaker for First Baptist Church in Madisonville, TX.
John was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Maurice Johnson. He is survived by his wife Sharon (Phillips) Johnson; his children, Donny Johnson (Amanda) and Johnna Lee (Trey); his brother, Marshall Johnson (Joy); his sister-in-law, Rita Hrachovy; his brother-in-law, Truman Phillips; his nieces and nephews; and many, many friends.
Serving as pallbearers are: Gary Wilson, Gary Baker, Dave Callaham, Donnie Myrick, Chuck Heath, and Auburn Rose.
Serving as honorary pallbearers are: James Johnson, Jacob Johnson, Shawn Coker, Jacob Savage, Josh Gantz, and Kenneth Haynes.