Richard Earl Johnson
  • 70 years old
  • Date of birth: May 29, 1944
  • Date of passing: Jan 31, 2015
Let the memory of Richard be with us forever

Richard Earl Johnson, 70, passed away Saturday, January 31, 2015 at his home.

He was the son of the late Edmond Lee and Imogene Bailey Johnson. He was an active member of Moulton Gun Club. He was a retired truck driver and worked for Cross Creek Outdoor Supply in Henderson for several years.

Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 1:30 P.M at Johnson’s Family Cemetery, 1613 Bent Rd. Wake Forest, N.C. 27587.

Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Sylvia Johnson of the home, four sons; Richard Johnson (Desiree) of Fayetteville, Scott Johnson of Kittrell, Timmy Johnson (Gina) of Wake Forest, Chris Johnson (Lee) of Raleigh , Six grandchildren; Taylor Johnson (Lisa), Kristy Staton (Kyle), Hunter Johnson, Brooklyn Pridgen, Timmy Johnson Jr. and Bailey Johnson, four great-grandchildren; Chris Johnson, Ryder Staton, Tucker Staton, Colton Johnson and a special aunt, Frances Mary Brown.

Visitation will be held prior to the graveside service at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor, Wednesday February 4th, 2015 from 11:30 – 1:00 and at other times the home.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by lee Johnson on 22nd February 2015

"Pa we will never forget so many memories. We will love you forever and remember all the tips and things you told us. Just this weekend I reminded your son ( Chris) to use only Toyota oil and that you told us that. You truly made an impact on all of our lives. Thank you for leaving this up Eakes we didn't even know it was.

Pa we will never forget you. We will take care of nanny ( mama).
Pa I will keep my promise to you, I always keep my word.
Love you forever and always pa. Thank you for 31 years and letting me be part of your family. I truly felt as your child also.
Love you forever Pa.


This tribute was added by Paula Sherron on 5th February 2015

"So sorry for the family's loss...All of you will remain in my prayers..."

This tribute was added by S Hill on 4th February 2015

"I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one. May Jehovah, the God of all comfort, help your family during this difficult time.

2 Corinthians 1: 3-4 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God."

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