Billy Joe Johnson, 81 of Columbus, and formally from Dayton, Ohio, passed away Wednesday morning February, 3rd, 2021. Born June, 13th, 1939 in Catlettsburg, Ky. The son of late Stella and Frank (Johnson).
He graduated from Fairmont High School in May, 1957, he served in the US Air Force. He later married, the love of his life, Mary Marie Johnson and became a father of 5 children.
He was the owner of a furniture business for several years that he worked hard to achieve. When not working, he was always looking for opportunities to make more money.
He is proceeded in death by his parents, 2 brothers, Robert (Bobby) and Charles (Charlie) and sister Phillis.
Billy is survived by his 5 children, Debbie, David, Danny, Deanna, Denise and 7 grandchildren and 3 Great grandchildren. Also survived by his brother, Lester and 3 sisters, Shelia, Donna and Rita.
Billy made an everlasting impression to those who knew him. He will be remembered, missed and never forgotten.
There will not be a memorial service but, a gathering at the burial site of his father, in Catlettsburg, Ky., where Billy’s remains will be left. Date and time will be determined by family members at a later date.