James Johnson

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James Johnson was born on July 12, 1955 in Carville, LA to the late Wilbert Wilson, Sr. and Euna Johnson. He entered in holy matrimony with Grace Johnson and this union was blessed with one daughter. James was employed by Albertson's for over twenty years until he retired in 2011. He accepted Christ and was baptized on May 22, 2011 at Belfair Baptist Church by Pastor Jon Daniel Bennet. James was the ultimate sports fan and he enjoyed watching his favorite teams Golden State Warriors and Oakland Raiders. James enjoyed fishing and loved being a devoted father and grandfather. James was called home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday May 11, 2018 at The Butter Fly Wing in Baton Rouge, LA. He leaves to cherish his memories Mother Euna Johnson, of Baton Rouge, LA; Daughter Brittney (John) Lavallais Jr., of Zachary, LA; five sisters Joyce Rogers of Dallas, Tx, Lois Johnson of Baton Rouge, Royce Johnson and Verna Mae (Charles) Hasting of Saint Gabriel, LA, Eula Johnson of Gonzales, LA.; One sister in law Annette Wilson of Saint Gabriel, LA; Two grandchildren Bria and John Lavallais III of Zachary, LA. A devoted friend Gary Morrison, host of nieces , nephews, other relatives. James was preceded in death by his father Wilbert Wilson Sr., three sisters Lee Ethel Wilson, Dorothy and Evelyn Nelson, four brothers Wilbert Wilson, Jr., Hebert Wilson, Ronald Wilson, And Roland Wilson. Visitation Friday May 18, 2018 Wilson Wooddale 1:00-4:00. Services Saturday May 19, 2018 Wilson Wooddale 10:00 am. Burial Southern Memorial Gardens
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Wilson-Wooddale Funeral Home
1553 Wooddale Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
225-927-1640
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Published in TheAdvocate.com from May 16 to May 19, 2018