Originally created 04/28/00

Mr. Ray Johnson



WARRENTON, Ga. -- Mr. Ray Johnson, 73, of Rabun Road, died Wednesday, April 26, 2000, at Doctors Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson, with the Rev. Jimmy Richardson officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell City Cemetery, Mitchell.

Mr. Johnson, a native of Glascock County, had retired as a heavy equipment operator from Georgia Department of Transportation. He was an Army veteran.

Survivors include four sons, Johnny Johnson, Stapleton, Billy Johnson, Tennille, and Louis Johnson and Raymond Johnson, both of Warrenton; a daughter, Linda Hattaway, Warrenton; and nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jeffery Johnson, James Cooper, Ricky Cooper, Marvin Meeks, William Mathis and Bobby Redfern.

Friends may call at the residence or at the funeral home.