Harry Johnson

Published 12:00 am Friday, November 20, 2009

Funeral services for Harry K. Johnson, 62, of Bainbridge, will be Sunday, Nov. 22, at 2 p.m. at Ivey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Grubbs officiating.

Born on July 8, 1947, in Bainbridge, Mr. Johnson died on Thursday, Nov. 19, at Memorial Manor.

He was a graduate of Bainbridge High School, Class of 1965, a graduate of Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science and a funeral director for 34 years with Cox Funeral Home in Bainbridge. He served many years as deputy coroner for Decatur County.

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Mr. Johnson was a member of Orion Lodge #8 F.&A.M., Bainbridge Jaycees, Georgia Funeral Directors Association and was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Linda Jeter Johnson of Bainbridge, Ga.; his daughter, Julie J. Cooper of Tallahassee, Fla.; three brothers, Thomas A. Johnson of Pensacola, Fla., Cecil Johnson of Columbus, Ga., and Loren Johnson of Bainbridge, Ga.; a sister, Carolyn J. Toole of Bainbridge, Ga., and two grandchildren.

Ivey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.