2018-09-01 / Obituaries

James Howard Johnson

Mr. James Howard Johnson, age 76, of 1505 Lack Drive, departed this life early Wednesday morning, August 29, 2018 in Duke Regional Hospital in Durham. He was a native of Person County and a member of Mill Hill Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Henry Johnson and Annie Pettiford Johnson.

He is survived by two sons, Howard Bradley Johnson (Allison) of Roxboro and James Alton Johnson (Sabrina) of Witchita, Kansas; one daughter, Anita King of Newark, New Jersey; four sisters, Linda Kaye Hammie of Durham, Brenda Faye Cradle of Roxboro, Anita Dale Connally of Riverview, Florida and Arista Gale Stewart of Timberlake; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Mill Hill Baptist Church, 1635 Mill Hill Church Road, Roxboro with the Rev. Frederick K. Wilson, pastor, officiating and providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family Visitation will also be Monday at the church from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of his sister, 213 Cedar Creek Road, Timberlake 27583.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. James Howard Johnson.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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