Delton “Droop” Gib Johnson,
68, a beloved father and the husband of Kathy Taylor Johnson, went home
to be with the Lord Saturday morning, September 10, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Johnson was born the
son of Gib Johnson and Ola Forbes Johnson on April 13, 1948 in Georgetown
County. He was a retired employee of Jefferies Generating Station
and was an United States Army Veteran. He was an avid hunter and
fisherman. He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished brother
and loyal friend.
Delton and Kathy were married
on July 22, 1977 and celebrated 39 years together. Their home was
blessed with two children, Agnes Leola Johnson and Lawrence “Rudy” Taylor
Johnson. He is also survived by: four brothers, Jimmy (Marlene)
Johnson, Delbert “Dinky” (Lisa) Johnson, Leon (Sondra) Johnson, and Bruce
(Marilyn) Johnson; two sisters, Bertha (Burnett) Duncan and Linda (Spudnick)
Altman; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by:
his parents; and two brothers, Buddy Johnson and Henry Johnson.
A Celebration of Life with
Military Honors will be 11AM, Monday, September 12, 2016 at Holy Trinity
Pentecostal Holiness Church. Interment will follow in the Bethel
cemetery directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be
6-8 PM, Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the Andrews Chapel.