The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, February 10, 2018 at New Corinth Baptist Church, Spivey Street, Ellaville, Georgia. Burial will follow at Union Hill A.M.E. Church Cemetery, Ellaville, Georgia.
Larry Johnson, Sr. was born November 17, 1948 in Schley County, Ellaville, Georgia to the parentage of the late Rafus and Ida Greene Johnson. At an early age he joined New Corinth Baptist Church in Ellaville, Georgia. He was educated in the public school system of Schley County and was a 1968 graduate of John Lewis High School.
Larry was joined in holy matrimony to the late Marsha Merritt Johnson. To this union, they were blessed with two sons. He was preceded in death by one son, Jermaine.
Larry leaves to cherish his memories to one son, Larry Johnson, Jr., Americus, Georgia; one grandson, Ljaylen of Americus, Georgia; two sisters, Evelyn Hayes of Jacksonville, Florida, Freida Jones of Americus, Georgia; one brother, Kenneth (Sarah) Terry of Jonesboro, Georgia. He also leaves and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends.