He was the son of the late Bessie and Mitchell Johnson. He was preceded in death by one sister .
He was retired from International Harvester. He loved music and enjoyed setting on his front porch and working at Flagstone Golf Course which is now Chatata Valley.
He was a member of New Fellowship Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Arwana Tatum Johnson of Calhoun; daughter, Angela Barefield and her husband, Ricky, of Cleveland; son, Curtis Johnson and his wife, Debbie, of Calhoun; three grandchildren: Lindsey Johnson, Brittany Barefield and Jeremy Hardin; brother, Joe Johnson and his wife, Betty, of Murphy, N.C.; and step-brother, Johnny Johnson of South Carolina.
The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted Monday, May 9, 2011, at 3 p.m. from the North Ocoee Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Rev. Steve Davis officiating.
Interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
You may view and sign the register book at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.