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Wheeler – Billy J. Johnson, 78, passed away on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at his home. He enjoyed drag racing, dirt track racing, and especially spending time with his children. He was a truck driver and he was of the Church of God faith.
Funeral services will be at Waters Funeral Home on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 1:00 p. m. with Bro. Jim Mooney officiating. Burial will be in Prentiss Memorial Gardens.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Nadine Fair Johnson of Wheeler; (3) daughters, Stephanie Gorskey (Marty) of Wheeler, Teresa Rainer and Susan Rodgers; son, Randy Johnson (Susan) of Wheeler; brothers, Johnny Johnson (Martha) of Nettleton and Jerry Johnson of Tupelo; (7) grandchildren; (2) great-grandchildren; host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodrow W. and Mattie Mae Alexander Johnson; (1) sister; (2) grandchildren; (1) brother.
Pallbearers will be Ray Fair, Carl Fair, Jeff Kelly, Adam Lindsey, Andrew Johnson and Jacob Gorskey.
Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until service time @ 1:00 p. m.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family @www.watersfuneralservice.com