By: Chris Dunham, PDT Sports Writer
October 13, 2012
Claude Johnson, Sr.
Claude Williams Johnson, Sr., of Jasper, Ala., formerly of Portsmouth, Ohio and Saltville , Va. passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at the age of 95. He was born Sept. 27, 1917.
Services will be held at Calvary Bible Church in Saltville,Va. at 2 p.m. on Oct. 20, 2012.
Claude was preceded in death by his Wife-Janice Marjorie Johnson; Daughter-Carol Sue Blell; Son-Rickey Dale Johnson; Brothers-Tommy Johnson, Harold Johnson, Doug Johnson, Charles Johnson, Marvin Johnson; Sisters-Victoria Johnson, Annie Johnson Davis, Lydia Johnson Davis, Virginia Johnson Beavers.
He is survived by his Daughter-Sandra Lawrence and husband Gene of Jasper, Ala.; Son-Claude William Johnson, Jr. of Jerome, Idaho; Larry Fout of the Phillipines; Sisters-Betty Ashley of Glade Springs, Va. and Louise Norris and husband Ed of Roanoke, Va.; Brothers-Ed Johnson of Chilhowie, Va. and Samuel Johnson and wife Loretta of Saltville, Va.; Grandchildren- Fred Blell, Susie Amsbury, Diane Blell, Jeff Blell, Kenny Mayeinscheine, Steve Mayeinscheine, Jeremy Johnson, Amy Johnson, Beth Johnson, Kimberly Christian, and Tim Johnson, Jeff Fout, Brad Fout and Rickey Fout.
In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to a local church or charity of your choice.