Lawrence “Bo” Wilber Johnson

Mr. Bo Johnson, age 78, of Freeport, Florida passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2007. He was born March 21, 1929 in Freeport, Florida to his father and mother Ruell and Lovie Hardy Johnson.

Mr. Johnson was a resident of Freeport, Florida and worked in maintenance at Monsanta in Pensacola for 30 years. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family. Bo was known as a “Man of Steel but with a Heart of Gold.”

Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his father and mother, one sister, Molena Helton and one son, Joe Dethloff.

Mr. Johnson is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Pat Johnson of Freeport, Florida; one son, Rusty Johnson and wife Angie of Pensacola, Florida; two daughters, Toni Johnson of Foley, Alabama and Joy Newberry of Pensacola, Florida; one brother Mark Johnson of Freeport, Florida and three sisters, Irene Chambless and husband Wilbur of Crestview, Florida; JoAnn Brigman of Gulf Breeze, Florida and Faye Taunton and husband Harold of Panama City, Florida. He is also survived by six grandchildren; Jennifer, Mathew, Anntasha, Kirkland, Michelle and Ray and six great-grandchildren; Skylar, River, Tiffany, Crystal, Avery and Ivy.

A time of visitation will be held 6:00~8:00 PM, Friday, August 17, 2007 at the Chapel of Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home; 150 East Highway 20 Freeport, Florida 32439. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 18, 2007 at the Chapel of Clary-Glenn Freeport Chapel Funeral Home, with Reverend Joel Glenn officiating. Those serving as pallbearers are: Mathew Johnson, Larry Smith, Jimmy Simpson, Jim Shaw, Jerry Collum and Donny Beardsley.



[Burial: Hatcher Cemetery, Freeport]

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