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Albert Johnson

September 27, 1932 ~ November 19, 2019 (age 87)

Obituary

It is with most sincere sympathy that we formally announce the passing of, Mr. Albert Johnson. Mr. Johnson  passed on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.  

On September 27, 1932, Albert Johnson was born to the late Charlie and Estella Johnson, in Savannah, GA.  He was the third child of thirteen children.  Albert was preceded in death by siblings:  Leon Johnson, Bishop Janie Davis, John Henry Johnson, Margaret Wallace, Lillie Johnson and Walter Johnson.

Albert received his education in the Chatman County Public School System. 

In 1954, Albert married Luegenia Hatcher, and from this union there were six children; two daughters preceded him in death, Dorothy Johnson Gloster and Cynthia Johnson Mathieu.  

In 1968, Albert relocated his family to Miami, FL., where he was an entrepreneur and immediately started his own professional landscaping business. Albert’s work was heavily sort after as he focused on details and his lawns were always immaculately manicured.  Albert operated a successful business until retirement.

Albert joined New Jerusalem In Its Power and Holiness Church under the leadership of Bishop Janie Davis where for many years he received his spiritual teachings and he faithfully played the guitar during services. Albert later joined Solid Rock In Christ Jesus Holiness Church under the leadership of Pastor J. Brown.

Albert leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Barbara Glover Johnson of Miami, FL; three daughters, Delores Clark (Vernon) of Miami FL, Sandra Herring (Tim) of Cairo, GA, Deborah Johnson of Miami, FL, one step-daughter, Virginia Coakley (Willie D.) of Cairo, GA; one son, Charlie Johnson of Miami, FL, and one God daughter, Barbara Flowers of Miami, FL.  Siblings; Pearl Straton, Robert Johnson (Zella), Earnestine Brown, Tommy Johnson of Miami, FL, Leroy Johnson, TX, and Charlie Johnson, Jr. of Perry, FL.  Two Aunts: Mamie L. West, Jones, GA, and Lucretia Smith, Philadelphia, PA.  Seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, one great granddaughter, and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
November 22, 2019

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Cloud Funeral Home
335 1st Ave NE
Cairo, GA 39828

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 23, 2019

11:00 AM
Solid Rock Missionary Baptist Church
1410 Bluff Ave NW
Cairo, GA 39828

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
November 23, 2019

Crestview Cemetery
Highway 84
Cairo, GA 39828

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