Gary Wayne Johnson
Funeral Date: 6/4/2011

Obituary:
Gary Wayne Johnson age 70, of Benton AR. formerly of Hermitage, AR. died Tuesday, May 31st at Life Point Village in SouthHaven, Miss. He was born March 22, 1941 in Hermitage, Ar. a son of the late Albert Johnson and Vertie B. Childress Johnson Gorman. He was retired from Alcoa with 32 years of service as a millworker, was a United States Army Veteran, a Baptist and maintained his memberships in the Central Arkansas Plastic and Modelers Association and the International Plastic Molders and Modelers Association. He was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Ann Slaughter. He is survived by his daughter. Cindy Taylor and spouse Keith, Hernando, Miss. A brother, Ricky Don Gorman, MT. Pleasant, TX. 2 sisters, Sue Janet Courtney, Warren, AR. and Cathey Rose Baggett, Hermitage, AR. 2 grandchildren, James Andrew Hilton, Memphis Tenn, and SPC. Casey Lynn Hilton, FT. Stewart, GA. Funeral services was 10:00 am Saturday, June 4th at Frazerís Chapel of the Chimes with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Travis Baker, Bruce Baker Jr., Adam Ward, Kip Helton, John Quarles, and Spence Quarles.

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Name: Steve & Diane (Mann) Parnell
Message: Sorry to hear about Gary Wayne's death. I do not believe that I have seen him since he finished high school.Time does get away from us.... quickly. Just wanted you to know that we are thinking of you. Diane

Name: Nadine Johnston
Message: Cindy, Gary Wayne was a dear friend to all of our classmates and we will miss him. We will keep you and your family in our prayers. With the dawning of a new day God's love will rise over us to part the clouds to light the way for us.

Name: TOM ED WRIGHT
Message: May the Lord bless you and comfort you durning this time of sadness.

Name: RAY BAGGETT
Message: My deepest condolences to Gary's family. Gary was a friend and I miss his our visits already. Ray

Name: Kenneth Childres
Message: I am with the Central Arkansas Scale Modelers club that Gary was very active in. Those that knew Gary well have told me what a great friend and modeler he was. CASM will miss him a lot. I have met some of the family and I want to say that my heart goes out to all of you. My condolences to the family, i'm very sorry for your loss. -Kenneth Childres

Name: James Carpenter
Message: I am sorry to hear of Gary's passing.We took basic training together at FT. Leonard Wood and were quite close.I still have some drawings he sent me after I went to Berlin.