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William Johnson

March 24, 1952 — September 7, 2020

William Gary Johnson, 68, of Folkston, GA passed away at his residence September 7, 2020.  He was born March 24, 1952 to the late William Joshua “Bill” Johnson and Betty Louise Sikes Johnson Carter.  He was a truck driver and logger most of his life.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 3-brothers:  Randy Johnson, Teddy Johnson and Stanley Johnson and brother-in-law:  Robin Lloyd.

He is survived by his children:  Christy Spurlock, Kenny (Alisa) Lee, Wayne (Samantha ) Crews, and William “Jamie”  Johnson; 3-sisters:  Margaret (Sidney) Haddock, Betty Jean (Eddie) Conner and Darlene Lloyd; 2-brothers:  Allen (Jennifer) Carter and Don (Lynn) Johnson; grandchildren:  Tori Spurlock, Tracer Spurlock, Taylin Spurlock, Jake Gowen, Jesse Gowen, Josh Turner, Dustin Lee, Tyler Lee, Destiny Crews, Jadan Crews, Kaitlyn Crews, Safiya Johnson, Inny Johnson and Laelah Johnson and many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Chesser Family Cemetery with Rev. Ricky Dyal officiating.

Pallbearers will be Josh Turner, Tyler Lee, Dustin Lee, Richard Honeycutt, Kase Ford, Caleal Burroughs.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Sidney Haddock, Eddie Conner, Allen Carter, Don Johnson, Byron Pressley and Robert Carter.

Due to the COVID-19, the family would like to ask all to please follow the rules of social distancing and face mask are recommended at the service.   Also, anyone who does not feel comfortable with attending the service, the family would like for you to know they understand and covet your prayers.

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at  Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.

To send flowers to the family in memory of William Johnson, please visit our flower store.

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am

Chesser Family Cemetery


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