June 30, 1939 - July 24, 2021
JOHNSON, Mr. Leonard William - Age 82, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Ascension Genesys. Family hour 11:30 AM Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Bristol Road Church of Christ, 1315 W. Bristol Rd., with funeral service commencing at 12:00 PM, Minister Rigel Dawson, officiating. Interment, Sunset Hills Cemetery, G-4413 Flushing Rd. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the Church 11:30 AM Saturday. Mr. Johnson will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Friday. Leonard William Johnson was born June 30, 1939, in Brownsville, Tennessee, to the late Booker T and Amelia Johnson. William graduated from Carver High School in Brownsville, TN. He moved to Flint, Michigan in 1959 and joined the workforce at General Motors until he retired. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, motorcycles, and traveling. William met his wife, Peggy, and they married April 15, 1961; from this union they were blessed with three children. William was baptized in the Church of Christ at a young age. He served faithfully in the church, working as an usher and helped keep the grounds. William departed this life on July 24, 2021, surround by his wife, children, and grandchildren. Leonard William Johnson leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Peggy; children, Jovita, Leonard Wayne (Kim), and Tyrone; brother, Larry (Margarette); grandchildren, Sanquandra, DaRon (LaVon), Keia, DaMar (Shawndea), Brandon, Faith, Jalisa (Brandon), Tiara, Temple, and Lorraine; 14 great-grandchildren; classmates, Tommy L. Austin, Carolyn Flagg and Frank Graves; special friends, Al Ridgeway, Andrew Blacknold, Carter Johnson, Cavatis Norton and Soukanh Phanmaha; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friend. William was preceded in death by his parents, Booker Sr. and Amelia Johnson; siblings, Minnie Washington, Morris “Bud” Johnson, Bernice Smith, Booker “June” Johnson Jr.; and grandson, Leonard Wayne Johnson Jr.
JOHNSON, Mr. Leonard William - Age 82, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021, at Ascension Genesys. Family hour 11:30 AM Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Bristol Road Church of Christ, 1315 W. Bristol Rd., with funeral service commencing at 12:00 PM,... View Obituary & Service Information
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