Andrew Johnson, Sr.

Andrew Johnson, Sr.

ASHBURN - The funeral services for the late Mr. Andrew Johnson, Sr. of Ashburn, GA, who departed this life on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the Pruitt Healthcare of Ashburn in Ashburn, GA, will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at the Friendship Baptist Church in Ashburn, GA, with the Reverend Ulysses Teague officiating. Burial will follow in the Westview Memorial Cemetery in Ashburn, GA.

Mr. Andrew Johnson, Sr. was born on August 7, 1929 in Dooly County, GA. He attended school in the Turner County Public School System. In 1952, He was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Mrs. Beatrice Johnson. Those loved ones left to cherish his memories are his three daughters, Laura (Jimmie) Carithers, Marie Jordan, both of Ashburn, GA, Faye (Bennie) Daniels of Tifton, GA; three sons, Jimmy Johnson, Floyd Johnson, Reggie Graddic, all of Ashburn, GA; two adopted children, Annie Hall McCray, Mary Lois (Melvin) Holloman, both of Ashburn, GA; two godsons, W. C. Byrd, Leroy Bartell, both of Ashburn, GA; thirty-four grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; two sisters, Susie Pratt of Cordele, GA, Ernestine Deshazer of Rebecca, GA; one brother, Willie (Pauline) Johnson of Rebecca, GA; two sisters-in-law, Mary (Lewis) Floyd of Cordele, GA, Willie Mae Tharpe of Rochester, NY; three brothers-in-law, Floyd Pierce, Sr., Albert (Pearl) Pierce, Jr., both of Ashburn, GA, Damon (Shirley) Pierce, Sr. of Tifton, GA; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and sorrowing friends.

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Shipp’s Funeral Home

Ashburn, GA 229/567-3101