Terry John Johnson, age 96, of Old Danville Pike, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Monday, June 3, 1912, in Boyle Co., he was a son of the late Jesse and Rogie Daugherty Johnson. Mr. Johnson was a farmer and a carpenter. He was a member of the Westend Church of Christ.
Survivors include his son, Bruce O. (Doris) Johnson of Stanford; brothers, Thomas Johnson of Danville and Paul Johnson of Gravel Switch; sisters, Margaret Ellis of Gravel Switch, Barbara (Benny) Engle of Stanford, and Betty (Bob) Kolb of Louisville; grandson, Neal (Stacy) Johnson of Stanford; granddaughter, Mary Kay (Brad) Mounce of Eubank; and 4 great-grandchildren, Tanner, Trenton, Taryn, and Katee Beth.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Hester Johnson; brothers, Leroy and J.A. Johnson; and sisters, Ethel Wilson and Beatrice Lane.
A Celebration of Life service will be at 2:00 PM Thursday, May 21, 2009, at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home with Bros. Ernest Martin and Jack Williamson officiating. Burial will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6-8 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Neal, Roger, and Alex Johnson, Barry and Steve Brashear, David Hester, Jimmy and Johnny Wayne Barlow, Jimmy Kolb, and Elwood Randolph. Honorary pallbearers will be Benny Engle, Bob Kolb, James Hester, Roger McQueary, Doug Miller, Donald Bender, Jack Johnson, Roy Martin, and Greg Franklin.
Memorial contributions are suggested to either the Alzheimer's Association or Heritage Hospice.
Guestbook and video tribute available at www.preston-pruitt.com.