July 13, 1949 – March 21, 2018
Funeral Services for Mr. Johnny Johnson Sr. (Skinny), 69, of Livingston, Texas will be held Saturday March 24, 2018 at 12 noon at the Livingston Church of God In Christ with Pastor Bishop Robert Johnson Sr. officiating. Internment will follow at Kibbiefield Cemetery. Johnny was born July 13, 1949 in Chester Texas to parents Donell Johnson Sr. and Hazel Lee Wyatt Johnson, and he passed away March 21, 2018 in Livingston Texas. Johnny was baptized at an early age under the late Rev. Pluette at St. Paul Baptist Church. Later in life he was a faithful member of the Livingston Church of God In Christ. He attended public schools at Dunbar, and he was employed with Southern Pacific Railroad where he retired after 20 years.
“Skinny” leaves his loving and devoted wife of 47 years Gerald Dean Johnson to cherish a lifetime of memories along with their sons: London Johnson of New Willard TX; DeWayne Johnson (Shanka) of Houston TX; Demond Johnson (Ingrie) of Houston TX; Johnny Johnson Jr. of New Willard TX; Grandchildren: Alexis, Dralyn, Miracle, Xena, Xavier, Asia, Kamille, and Isaiah; Siblings: Betty Williams of Dallas TX; Donell Johnson Jr. (Felicia) of Cleveland TX; Benny Earl Johnson (Ruth) of Leggett TX; Charles Johnson of Livingston TX; Rhonda Barlow of Seven Oaks TX; Lanzelia Barlow of Lufkin TX; Angelia Barlow of Lufkin TX; Aunts: Gustell Freeman of Arlington TX; Bobbie Benton of Dallas TX; Agness Wiltz of Port Author TX; Uncles: Cleophus Johnson of Penniseicola Flordia; Joe Wyatt of Marston TX; Clifton Wyatt of Marston TX; Morgan Wyatt of Marston TX; Dennis Wyatt (Alice) of Corrigan TX; Brothers and Sisters-In-Law: Floyd Pitre (Linda) of Houston, TX; Rodney Pitre (Linda) of Houston TX; Curry Pitre (Vernita) of Houston TX; Willie Pitre (Carolyn) of Houston TX; Doris McMillen (Nathaniel) of Houston TX; Marie Lewis (Ottis) of Goodrich TX; Linda Faye Pitre of Houston TX; Carolyn Youngblood (Charles) of Livingston TX; God Daughters: Timeaka Barnes of New Willard TX; Carenda Youngblood of Houston TX; God Son: Jamal Barnes of New Willard TX; a host of other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Carlos Johnson; Morgan Wyatt III; LaKimble Pitre; Meadrow Pitre; James Criswell; Rodney Cleveland
Honorary Pallbearers: London Johnson; DeWayne Johnson; Demond Johnson; Johnny Johnson Jr.; Dralyn Johnson; Isaiah Johnson; Xavier Carter