Billy Ray Johnson, 71, of Union City died Sunday, July 7, 2019.
Funeral services will be held 11:45 a.m. Thursday at Greater Bethel Church Of God In Christ. Interment will be in the Eastview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 10:45 a.m. until the hour of services at the church.
Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 52 years, Julie Ann Cole Johnson; his children, Rosalyn D. Johnson of Chicago and Byron (Samantha) Johnson of Hermitage; his siblings, Richard (Florence) Johnson, John Johnson, Inez (Terry) Mayberry and Linda (Charles) Mayberry, all of Union City, and Mary Alice (Roland) Warford of Toledo, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Maxine Johnson, Lilly Johnson, Jennie Johnson, Mary Johnson and Verdell Johnson; brothers-in-law, James Ward and Willie Lee Perry; five grandchildren, Justin (Crissy) Johnson of Antioch, Braden Johnson of Chicago and Nakwon Cockrill, Jada Johnson and Byron Miles Johnson, all of Hermitage; great-grandchildren, Amya Cobbins, Anesa Cobbins, Clarence Cobbins, Jayden Johnson and Jayce Johnson, all of Antioch; two god-children, Nicole and Nicholas Kenton, both of Union City; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.