Johnson, Sr., James Richard
James Richard Johnson, Sr., age 84 of Pulaski passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the Highland Ridge & Rehab Center after a lengthy illness. Born January 4, 1936 in Pulaski he was the son of the late Marcellus Johnson & Arvella Lash Hilliard. His brother, Marcellus Johnson, Jr. also preceded him in death.
James retired from Appalachian Power with 35 years of service.
He leaves to cherish his memories:
His wife Dorothy Louise Penn Johnson
Daughter Stephanie Smoot
Son James Richard (Patricia) Johnson, Jr.
Jodi (Charlie) Neal
Dana (Raymond) Dowe
Brother Percy (Ann) Johnson
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Gary Hash officiating. Interment will follow at the Pinehurst Cemetery, Pulaski. The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.
Bower Funeral Homes-Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.