'Ray' Johnson

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'Ray' Johnson

September 22, 1925 - September 28, 2018

Rayfield "Ray" Johnson, 93, of Danville, Ill., passed away Friday, September 28, 2018, at Gardenview Manor in Tilton.
Ray was born September 22, 1925, in Enid, Miss., the son of Columbus and Liler Johnson.
He was united in marriage to Creola Brooks Patton on September 12, 1952. Min. Creola Johnson precedes him in death.
He will be dearly missed by his daughter, Ophelia (George) Wells; sons, Raymon (Anjanette) Johnson, Erving Lee Johnson, Willie M. Johnson (Billy) and Robert Johnson; sisters, Helen Johnson and Freddie Mae Johnson Brock; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Anthony Johnson Sr.; sisters, Angelee Johnson, Dolly Mae Stone, Florence Johnson and Lacey Johnson; and son, Luke Glover.
A celebration of Ray's life will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 10, at Sunset Funeral Home & Cremation Center. A visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. He will be laid to rest in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Please join Ray's family in posting videos, photos and memories on his Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on October 6, 2018
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Stephanie Ester
Oct 10, 2018
I wanted to tell the family that I them all. Grandpa is in heaven with grandma and all our love ones. Grandpa was a great and loved his family he will be missed I will remember the talks we had and great times we had on the hoildays. I will never for get grandpa and all our love ones.
Raymon Johnson
Oct 07, 2018
Enjoyed the Story on my father" but a little baffle" of the spelling of his name' My father doesn't not have a middle name of Ray" his name is Rayfield Johnson. Maybe this just a miss print" if so no worries" rest in peace" Dad"