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Eugene Johnson: Conway

1932 – 2021

     Eugene Johnson of Conway passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3. He was 88.

     Mr. Johnson was born on Aug. 18, 1932 in Conway to the late Kelly Thurman Johnson and the late Eva Mae Sawyer Johnson.

     Mr. Johnson served his country with courage, honor, and dignity in the United States Army as a part of the 82nd Airborne Division. He was of the Baptist faith.

     Survivors include his daughter, Sherry Thomas and husband Kenneth of Lexington; two brothers, Douglas Johnson and wife Gail of Newport News, Virginia and Robert Johnson and wife Sherry of Columbia; sister-in-law Audrey Johnson of Elizabeth City; nephew Lloyd Keith Johnson and wife Sharon of Aynor; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren;

     Mr. Johnson was predeceased by his son, Russell Eugene Johnson; a daughter, Deborah Ann Spivey; three brothers, John Johnson, Lloyd Johnson, and Kelly Johnson; and a sister, Lucille Flowers.

     Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6, at Bayboro Cemetery with Rev. Mack Hutson officiating.

     A guest register is available here.