Jerry Johnson of Raeford died Sunday, June 16, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family.
He was born in Robeson County on May 22, 1951 to Myles Franklin Johnson and Elizabeth Ann (Lib) Johnson. He was preceded in death by his brother, Mike Johnson.
He retired with the Department of Corrections as a correctional officer. He was an avid golfer, fisherman and hunter. He enjoyed horseback riding with his wife.
He is survived by his wife, Eros Scull Johnson of Raeford; a son, Frank Johnson and wife Christy of Raeford; three grandchildren, Dallas Johnson, Shelby Johnson and Sydney Johnson; and a brother, Terry Johnson and wife Cathy of Raeford.
Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Crumpler Funeral Home 131 Harris Ave. Raeford.
A Celebration of Life memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. in the chapel, with Lynn Ellis presiding.
Memorials in his honor may be made to: The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 and FirstHealth Hospice, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.