Steve Johnson, age 56, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013 at his residence. He was a native of Norfolk, Virginia, living most of his life in Appling County and was a retired carpenter and Baptist by faith.
Steve was preceded in death by his father, Bill Johnson; two sisters, Kathy Johnson and Lynn Johnson; one brother, Billy Johnson and a step-sister, Sherry Hollar.
Surviving is his mother, Jewel Hollar of Baxley; two sons, Jacob Byrd and Adam Johnson; one sister, Vickie and Donald Herrington of Baxley, one grand-daughter, Jasmine Byrd and several nieces, nephews and other family also survive.
Visitation was held Monday evening, April 29, 2013, from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Friendship Congregational Christian Church with the Reverend Barry Teutsch officiating.
Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were Brandon Minear, Anthony Herrington, Darryl Johnson, Ben Clements, Donald Herrington and Lonnie Adams.