William S. Johnson
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 9, 2012 at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Wayne Todd and Reverend Marion Jay officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Military Honors.
Mr. Johnson entered the U.S. Air Force June 14, 1948 and was assigned to the Armed Forces Special Weapons Command, serving in the Strategic Air Command (SAC) most of his military career. He served in North Africa, Vietnam, France and Germany.
Mr. Johnson was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and was the son of the late Selby Tony Johnson & Ruby Ruth Norwood Johnson and was a member of Southside Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Johnson is survived by three sons, Randy Johnson of Augusta, Ga., Glenn R. Johnson of Dearing, Ga., Fred A. Johnson of Charleston, Tenn. And his daughter, Pamela Hartley of Augusta, his step-daughter, Katina Jordan of Augusta, his step-son, Billy Clayton of Appling, Ga., his sister, Betty Lundy of Texas City, Texas, eight grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, a number of nieces and nephews and many friends who will miss him greatly.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Odyssey Hospice 3508 Professional Circle, Suite A, Martinez, Georgia 30907.
The family will receive friends Sunday, April 8, 2012 at the funeral home from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906.