Jerry Dwight Johnson

Published 11:54 am Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Mr. Jerry Dwight Johnson, 77, of Calahaln Road, Mocksville, died Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston Salem.

He was born Jan. 25, 1938, in Wilkes County to the late William Edward and Julia Mae Combs Johnson.

Survivors: his wife, Daphne Templeton Johnson of the home; 4 children, Jeannette Thompson (Paul) of Yadkinville, David Lee Johnson (Judy), Tammy Lynn Johnson, all of North Wilkesboro and Kenneth Allen Johnson of Mocksville; 3 grandchildren, Samantha Thompson, Jamie Thompson (Kristina) and Jonathan Cobb; 2 great-grandchildren, Arissa and Stella Thompson; and 3 siblings, Hazel Mae Prevette, Howard Johnson and Annielou Brown, all of North Wilkesboro.

A graveside service was to be conducted at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 28 at Society Baptist Church Cemetery with the Revs. Jeff Holder and Terry Call officiating. The family was to receive friends from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eaton Funeral Home.

Memorials: Society Baptist Cemetery Fund, 879 Garden Valley Road, Statesville, 28625.