Originally created 01/18/00

Mr. Solomon Johnson Jr.



BLACKVILLE, S.C. -- Mr. Solomon "Jimmy" Johnson Jr., of Sunshine Road, died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2000, at Bamberg County Hospital.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Sunshine Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Johnson, a native of Barnwell County, was a deacon at Sunshine Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Gissentanna Johnson; two sons, Jacob E. Johnson and Solomon Johnson Jr., both of Blackville; four daughters, Diana Bell Johnson, Orangeburg, Adelle J. Edwards, Martin, and Mary Louise Bell and Jimmie D. Harrison, both of Blackville; a brother, Heyward Johnson, Blackville; two sisters, Annie J. Hagood and Rachel J. Patrick, both of Blackville; and 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Green's Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 18, 2000