Billy Eugene Johnson, 72

Published 1:04 pm Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Billy Eugene Johnson, 72, a resident of Brandon,  passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Visitation will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25, from 1  to 1:45 p.m. at Brandon Baptist Church in Brandon. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m.  at the church. Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon has charge of arrangements.

Mr. Johnson was born on May 7, 1949 in Oxford to the late Grady Keaton Johnson and Blanche Ray Johnson.

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He is survived by his wife, Lupe Johnson; five children, Derek Johnson (Tabitha), Joshua Johnson (Kathryn), Carly Weeks (Bobby), Kaitlyn Rose Johnson and Kameron Johnson (Alexis); six grandchildren, Jacob Kyle Johnson, Rivers Dakota Johnson, Mikayla Grace Johnson, Peyton Aubrey Johnson, Swayze Weeks, Nathan Cohen Johnson and another grandchild on the way; nephew, Ken Johnson (Susan) and two great nieces, Piper Rutherford and Mica Rawson.

Mr. Johnson is also preceded in death by his brother, Bobby Keaton Johnson.