Philip (Phil) Johnson

Published 3:53 pm Tuesday, December 13, 2011

June 26, 1965 –

Dec. 12, 2011

The graveside memorial service for Philip “Phil” Johnson, 46, of the Sylvania Community near Bainbridge, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011, at Sylvania Cemetery, with the Rev. Donna Sue Roberts officiating, and military honors will be provided by the U.S. Navy.

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The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Mr. Johnson was born June 26, 1965 in Hillsdale, Mich. He died Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, at his residence. He was a graduate of Calhoun County High School, Class of 1984, and served in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Johnson was a truck driver for many years and was of the Christian faith.

Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Emma Jean Johnson of Bainbridge; his daughter, Whitney Johnson of Bainbridge; his parents, Arthur E. Johnson and Naomi Faye Pepple Johnson of Arlington, Ga.; his brother, Bruce Allen Johnson and his wife, Amy, of Arlington; his nephew, Dylan Johnson; and his niece, Delana Johnson.

Ivey Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.