John Johnson

John Lane Johnson, 56, of Columbia entered into eternal rest August 23, 2009 at his home. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 29, 2009 at Oliver Funeral Home, 102 E Sneed St in Centralia with Steve Mastin, Minister of Jehovah’s Witnesses officiating. John is survived by his wife Diana, four children; Anna, Twana, John and Marcus Johnson; two step-children, Sairell Hinton and Shayla Jones; four sisters, Gloria Johnson, Sarah Douglas, Minnie Chumley and Adeline Johnson; two brothers, Gale Johnson and Charlie Johnson as well as seventeen grandchildren. John worked for the City of Columbia for 27 years and was a hardworking, strong, loving, dependable great friend and father who was always ready for a good laugh and to show his love. He loved his grandchildren very much and would do anything in the world for them. John had an eye for good cars and always kept that 67 Mustang in his memory and loved that car very much.

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  1. Kate Driskill on August 26, 2009 at 5:17 pm

    My deepest condolences. Please let me know if you need anything

  2. Lori McCully on August 26, 2009 at 6:41 pm

    my heart is with u all always you were just like my own i watch you grow into what you are today and pound of all of you love always anut Lori

  3. Lisa Guidry on August 26, 2009 at 8:56 pm

    Twana, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! May God bless all of you!

  4. Gary chink Lewis on August 27, 2009 at 12:22 am

    I went to school with John he was my friend God bless his family. Rip John

  5. The City Guys on August 27, 2009 at 2:22 pm

    John was a hard worker and a great friend to all who had the pleasure to know and work with him. He will be missed.

  6. Barbara Gordon on August 27, 2009 at 7:35 pm

    You all are in my prayers stat strong

  7. Vickie Scott on August 27, 2009 at 8:31 pm

    I send you all my love and my prayers are with you. I’m here for you.

  8. Lee Cornely on August 28, 2009 at 4:20 pm

    My heart and prayers are with your family.

  9. Theresa Davis on August 30, 2009 at 12:38 am

    Anna and Tawanna I am so sorry for your loss. You guys are in my prayers, need anything give me a buzz.

  10. shonda moore on August 31, 2009 at 11:46 am

    Marcus. i am sorry to here that u lost your father. much love to you and your brothers and sisters.

  11. Sheila Barcus on August 31, 2009 at 3:24 pm

    Twana, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Take care.

  12. Cece on December 7, 2011 at 8:25 pm

    I Miss Yu Granpa Too, The Fullest Lyfee Is So Different Without Yu Family not Thu Syame Haven Seen Anybody In So Lonq Wish Yu Were Still Here ,!!
    Love Cece <3

  13. Monet on February 6, 2018 at 9:25 pm

    I miss you grandpa so much?? nothing is is the same without you? who ever thought you would leave so soon? why’d you have to go????? wish you was here I love you grandpa??? R.I.P??

  14. Octavius on November 12, 2022 at 1:29 am

    I love and miss you so much man. You One of the reasons I know hard work pays off. Love you before and after life!!!

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