John Whalley Johnson , Age 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 spending time with his family, especially his 6 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 grand children, 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 12:00 PM 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 AM until 12:00 PM at Green Hills Funeral Home.
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 Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75231-4596, or to your favorite charity.