Born in Laurens, South Carolina a son of the late Henry Johnson and Beatrice Dorrah. He was educated in the public schools of Laurens County and a retired machine operator of Inman Mills.
He is survived by his wife Donna O. Dorrah of the home; three daughters, April Dorrah, Amanda Dorrah, and Farah Dorrah all of Laurens, South Carolina; one step-daughter, Dawn Weaver of Enoree, South Carolina; three step-sons, Daniel Weaver of Georgia, Andy Faulks of Charleston, South Carolina and Edward Faulks of Cross Anchor, South Carolina; two brothers, Michael (Annette) Johnson of Clinton, South Carolina and Walter (Cassie) Johnson of Waterloo, South Carolina; three sisters, Vanessa (Ervin) Villines of Killen, Texas, Connie Johnson and Julia Mae Johnson both of Laurens, South Carolina and eleven grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens.
The family is at the home.