John Whalley Johnson

Published 10:10 pm Monday, March 19, 2018

John Whalley Johnson , 67 , of Troy, passed away peacefully at his home on March 17, 2018. Whalley was born to James “Junior” Johnson and Johnnie Mae Johnson on September 24, 1950. He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Larry “LJ” Johnson and Johnny “Mike” Johnson. Whalley was a devoted Alabama fan and loved to fish, work in his yard and spend time with his family, especially his six grandchildren. He worked for Superior Wood Components for 40 years.

He is survived by his wife, Ann Johnson; his mother, Johnnie Mae Johnson; his children, Janet (Thomas) Johnson, Brad (Natalie) Johnson, and Brandi (Derrick) Douglas; his brother, Don Johnson; and his grandchildren, Mitch Johnson, Marleigh Johnson, Caleb Johnson, Dalton Johnson, Mackenzie Johnson and John Cameron Johnson and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at noon in Green Hills Memorial Park Cemetery with Reverend Les Allen officiating. The eulogy will be presented by Burt Brown. Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 20, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. until noon at Green Hills Funeral Home.

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Serving as pallbearers will be Drexel Wayne Hughes, Terry Hughes, Shannon Hughes, Tye Hughes, Bobby McClendon and Derrick Douglas.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231-4596, or to your favorite charity.