Frank  Johnson

Obituary of Frank Reid Johnson

Frank Reid Johnson, 95, of Winston-Salem, NC, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019.

 

Funeral services celebrating his life will be 11:00 AM Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Lambeth-Troxler Funeral Home, 300 West Wendover Ave., Greensboro, NC.  Mr. Johnson will be available for viewing beginning at 10:00 AM at the funeral home.

 

Frank was born in Siler City, NC, in 1924 to the late Jesse and Eleanor Pugh Johnson. He served his country in WWII in the US Army. Frank worked in paint all his life in one way or another, either in body shops or painting houses. He was a master of mixing color.

 

In addition to his parents, Frank was preceded in death by his loving wife, Peggy Hayes Johnson, and 9 siblings: Reverend Jesse L. Johnson, Effie Johnson, Carrie Lee Holt, Mattie Bell Redding, Ruby Brewer, Clyde Johnson, Raymond Johnson, Hurley Johnson, and Elbert Johnson.

 

He is survived by his son Geoffrey Johnson and wife Edith; grandsons, Franklin and Charles Johnson; along with many nieces, nephews, and loving friends.

 

The family would like to give special thanks to the caregivers and staff at Trinity Elms Nursing and Rehab in Clemmons, NC and special friend, Nancy Gover.

 

 The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service. Burial with military honors will be at 1:00 PM at Lakeview Memorial Park Cemetery.