He was born May 3, 1920, to the late Floyd and Lina Osbourne Johnson. He was the husband of the late Goldie Mullins Johnson and a retired Coal Miner. He was a member of the Church of God of Weeksbury.
He was preceded in death by brothers, James, Sylvester, Has, Bas, Harold, Tommy, Chris and Herman; and sisters, Molly, Geneva and Evie.
He is survived by daughter, Judy (Bill) Newsome, of Weeksbury; a step-son, Doug Coleman, of Harold; a step-daughter, Patty Rogers, of Weeksbury; a brother, I.B. Johnson, of Weeksbury; two sisters, Irene Thacker, of Hi Hat, and Rilda Newsome, of Prestonsburg; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Oct. 11, at the Wheelwright Freewill Baptist Church in Bevinsville, with Freewill Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial followed at the Jimmy Johnson Cemetery at Weeksbury.
All arrangements were handled by Nelson Frazier Funeral Home.