Garland Ray Johnson
November 3, 1942 – September 17, 2019
LAKE ROYALE – Garland Ray Johnson, 76, died Tuesday. He was born in Nash County to the late Willie & Ora Glover Johnson, Sr. He worked with the N. C. D.O.T. in a variety of careers & in Photogrammetry Lab from which he later retired after 33 years of service. He had a good sense of humor & loved to Rabbit hunt.
Graveside service 11 am, Friday, Hollywood Cemetery, Middlesex.
He is survived by his beloved wife & best friend of 52 years, Janie Faison Johnson of the home, siblings, Elizabeth Allen (Olive) of Wilson, Willie Johnson, Jr. of Middlesex, brother & sister-in-law, Joe & Ann Faison of Lake Royale, nieces, Denise Faison Wolfe (Barry), Dana Faison Mayberry (Brian), great nephews, Scott Wolfe, Braxton & Tanner Mayberry, as well as several other special nephews & nieces.
Flowers welcomed, or memorials may be made to a charity of choice.
Visitation 6-7:30 pm, Thursday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, www.stricklandfuneral.com