Born 3-6-1930 -- Died 4-18-2008
Vincent Wayne Johnson, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Eric John Johnson and Ruth Madge King Johnson, was born on March 6, 1930, in Blythe, Calif. He died April 18, 2008, at his home in Salem at the age of 78.
He was united in marrige to Grace Elizabeth Simington on Dec. 8, 1968, in Las Vegas, Nev. He was a self-employed farmer.
Survivors include: his wife, Grace of the family home; his children: Kristina Kaye Kilmore of Lake Havasu City, Ariz., Larry Johnson and wife, Lyn of Las Vegas, Nev., and Michael Johonson and wife, Valari of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.; his grandchildren, Leland McPherson, Billie Jo Duvall, Jenelle Nettles, Jenifer Lansford and Jarrod and Wyatt Johnson; and his sister, Tekla Johnson of California.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ila M. Garner Johnson and his father and mother.
Funeral services were held on April 22 at the Cox-Blevins Chapel in Salem with burial following at the Camp Cemetery at Camp, Ark. Arrangements were under the direction of the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.