Billy Max Johnson
Funeral Date: 1/8/2010

Obituary:
Billy Max Johnson, age 82, of Warren, Arkansas , died Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at Bradley County Medical Center in Warren. He was born on August 31, 1927, a son of the late Marvin Thomas Johnson and Glendolyn Orr Johnson. He graduated from Hermitage Public Schools. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and the Korean Conflict. Before his retirement, he was employed at Potlatch, as an electrician. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church where he served as the director of discipleship training and an usher. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Annie Dell Johnson Adair. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Zula Stedman Johnson, whom he married on August 9, 1952; a son-Max Johnson and spouse, Kelly of Belton, Texas; a daughter-Robin Johnson Young and husband, David of Warren, AR; a brother-Jerry Wayne Johnson of Warren, AR; 5 grandchildren-Justin Young and Devyn Young of Warren, AR, Katy Johnson Oler, Kameron Myhre, and Kloe Myhre of Belton, TX; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service was 10:00am Friday, January 8, 2010 at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Ronald Neely and Rev. B.K. Harris officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and the Macedonia Baptist Church Choir sang. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Leland Bryant, Larry Kimbrell, Ed Lain, Travis Kelly, Danny Ferrell and Keith Neely. Honorary pallbearers were Thelbert Stedman, Sammy Hays, Steve Rand, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Dr. Dichelle George, and James Adair. Memorials preferred the Bradley County Veterans Museum or the Macedonia Baptist Church.

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Name: Paula Tooke
Message: Robin - I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Please know that you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. I love you, and hope that the Lord will comfort you in these days.

Name: Elizabeth Reed
Message: Robin & Devyn, We are so sorry to hear of your father's passing. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Elizabeth & Seth Reed

Name: Eddie & Brenda Pope
Message: Robin, David, Justin & Devyn, You and your family are in our thoughts and most especially our prayers. I know this is a very difficult time and it is very hard, but just keep your faith in the Almighty One to get you through this difficult time. If there is anything that we can do just let me know. We love you all.

Name: James and Sharon Raley
Message: We're so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Name: French and Judy Thornton Wynne
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this sad time.

Name: Mark and Joan Harris
Message: Ms. Zula, Robin, and family. . .we are so sorry to hear of Bill's passing. We have such fond memories of y'all and our days at Macedonia. We are praying for God's loving embrace to evelope you in His comfort and care.

Name: Lynn and Irene Wooley
Message: Robin, David ,Justin, and Devinand Max and Zula ,we are so sorry -we love you all and know your Dad is in a far better place than we are.May God Bless all of you and our prayers are with all the family

Name: Maylon Rce
Message: To Zula Mae, Max and Robin and all the other family. I was sad to read about Mr. Billy Max passing away. You all are in my prayers. He was always a kind man to us kids growing up out at Macedonia Church on Hwy 15. Blessed memories. You are all in my prayers. 0

Name: Ernie and Earline Ferrell
Message: We express sincere sympathy to the family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We shall always treasure the memories of our childhood.

Name: Elizabeth Jackson
Message: Mrs. Young, I am so sorry about your dad passing!! You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers! May God Bless you all..and lay His hand of Mercy on you all and just help comfort you and the family in this time of need! I love you, Love, Elizabeth

Name: Reasa Britt
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Retha Sawyer
Message: Robin, Eldon, Laura,and I were so sorry to hear of your dad's passing; our thoughts and prayers are with you & your family at this time. Take care, Retha Sawyer

Name: Whitney Sisson
Message: I am so very sorry for your loss.

Name: Noah and Pat Smith
Message: Zula, Robin, Max and families; we are so sorry about Billy's passing. We have lived in the same community for so long, that we seem like one big family. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Suzette Neely
Message: We will miss him. He always had a smile and was so faithful to attend church, even when he had a good excuse to miss. He was a great example to follow. We are praying for your family to have comfort and peace in knowing that you will see him again where we'll have no more pain.

Name: Becky Scott
Message: Your families in our thoughts and prayers. Becky and Elbert Scott

Name: Andy &Terrie and Jean Briant
Message: Robin and family: We extend our sincerest sympathy at your time of loss. May God bless and comfort you all.

Name: Billy George and Jean West
Message: Zula and family. Jean and I are so sorry tohear of your loss of Billy Max. You are all in our prayers. Billy and Jean

Name: Lee Savage
Message: Zula Mae, so very sorry to hear of Billy Max' passing. You are in my prayers. May the God of Comfort give you 'strength beyond normal' to carry you thru this time.

Name: Regina Spraggins
Message: Zula Mae, So sorry to hear of your loss. I only received the news today. I know he will be greatly missed..a very special man. My thoughts and prayers are with you