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W. Albert Johnson

June 8, 1928 ~ May 28, 2020 (age 91)



June 8, 1928 – May 28, 2020


          WENDELL - William Albert Johnson, 91, passed away Thursday May 28, 2020.

          He was born in Johnston County on June 8, 1928 to the late James Herbert and Lillie Champion Johnson.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorina Norris Johnson, and a son, William Jeffrey Johnson.  He was also preceded in death by siblings, James Herbert Johnson, Jr., Marie J. Ausley, and Norwood Vance Johnson.

          After honorably serving his country in the United States Navy he went on to farm until his retirement.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather (Pa Pa), and brother.  His favorite thing in life was spending time with his two grandsons.

          He is survived by his daughter:  Judy J. Gay, of Zebulon; Grandsons; Jordan Gay, of Zebulon, Dalton Johnson of Raleigh, Brothers: Judson Battle Johnson, of Wendell, Maurice Lee Johnson, of Wendell, Sisters; Esther Genevieve McClean of Fuquay-Varina, Linda Joyce Creech (Stacy) of Zebulon, Caring In-laws, nieces and nephews.

          A private burial will be held at a later date in Harnett Memorial Park, Lillington, NC

          Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 103 W. Franklin St., Louisburg, NC.


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Private Interment

Harnett Memorial Park, Lillington

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