Home  | About  | Contact

George H. "Jink" Johnson

Born: Mon., Mar. 14, 1932
Died: Fri., Sep. 27, 2019


Memorial Service

11:00 AM Thu., Oct. 03, 2019
Location: Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens


Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers


George H. ‘Jink’ Johnson, 87, of Alta, WV, died peacefully in his sleep on September 27, 2019, at Montgomery Rehab and Nursing in Montgomery, WV.
Jink was born on March 14, 1932, in Gamoca, to the late George E. and Eula Kauff Johnson.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 58 years, Charlotte and his brother, Olaf E. Johnson.  Jink proudly served as a medic in the US Army during the Korean War and received the Purple Heart among other medal of honors.  He worked at Hawks Nest Country Club as a Green’s superintendent his entire career.  He loved to fish, camp, garden but most of all he loved his family dearly.
He is survived by his sister, Loreine Markle of Dixie, WV; daughter, Brenda Ray (John) of Durham, NC; son, Rev. Dr. George D. ‘Danny’ Johnson (Christi) of Edgeville, SC;  grandchildren, whom he loved with all his heart, Taylor Ray (Belen) of Buenos Aires, Argentina and Dr. Sam Ray (fiance Ryan) of Durham, NC; and great-grand daughter, Leyla Ann Ray of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The memorial service will be 11 am Thursday, October 3, 2019, at Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens, Glasgow.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.carlwilsonfunerahome.com. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes for you to give to your favorite charity in Jink’s honor.
The family would also like to extend their appreciation to the staff at Montgomery Rehab and Nursing for all they did for our Dad/brother/papaw-you loved him like a member of your family and we will be eternally grateful.
Pennington-Smith Funeral Home, Gauley Bridge, is honored to be serving the Johnson family.  

  View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Mary Kathryn (Taylor) King
   Posted Tue October 01, 2019
10-1-19
George Johnson Family
My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you.
Sincerely
Mary King

PAT WARD
   Posted Thu October 03, 2019
SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS . GEORGE WILL BE MISSED. PRAYERS FOR YOUR FAMILY . RIP GEORGE THE MIDNIGHT SHIFT PAT PEGGY DEE CHRISTINA CINDY VAL .

Image: dan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Copyright © 2020 Wilson-Smith. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |