Tony Ray Johnson Sr
Tony Ray Johnson, Sr., 41, of Creston, passed away Saturday afternoon, Aug. 31, 2013.
Tony was born May 30, 1972, in Watauga County, a son of Johnny Ray Johnson and Junie Lipford Johnson Glenn Trivette. He was a retired truck driver for Shatley Construction and Paving Company, and a member of Mountain View United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, Tony is survived by his wife, Lisa McCoy Johnson of the home; a daughter, Samantha Johnson; a son, Tony Ray Johnson, Jr. both of the home; two sisters, Joleen Glenn Eastridge and her husband, David, of Warrensville, Angela Gentry and her husband, Russ, of Winston-Salem; three brothers, Sharky and Scott Johnson both of Mountain City, Tenn., Gary Lee Trivette of Creston; three nieces and five nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother Charles Glenn.
Funeral services for Tony Ray Johnson, Sr., will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Sutherland Baptist Church with Pastor Tommy Stevens, the Rev. James Henson and the Rev. Michael Drake officiating. Burial will follow at Potter-Main Cemetery. The body will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to services.
The family will receive friends at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday.
Online condolences may be sent to the Johnson family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.