Ray C. Johnson
Ray Creed Johnson, 80, of Spartanburg, South Carolina, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020, at the Regional Hospice Home in Spartanburg. Ray was born in Inman, South Carolina on September 24, 1939, a son of the late John Benjamin Johnson, Sr. and Exie Alta Prewette Johnson. He was the husband of Barbara Jane Timmons of the home. Ray was a United States Army veteran, retired general sales manager for WSPA and a former member of the Spartanburg Executive Sertoma Club. He attended St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Johnson, is survived by a daughter, Barbra Johnson Case and her husband, David, of Inman, South Carolina; a son, Kenneth Paul Johnson and his wife, Mary Lee, of Inman, South Carolina; a sister, Thelma J Cothran, of Fort Mill, South Carolina; a sister-in-law, Era Mae Johnson of Inman, South Carolina; a brother-in-law, Randall Bishop of Inman, South Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Ray was predeceased by a brother, J.B. Johnson; sister, Ailene Bishop and a brother-in-law, Hugh Cothran.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at the Seawright Funeral Chapel in Inman, South Carolina, conducted by Dr. Henry Johnson. A visitation will follow the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mobile Meals, 419 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302, or to the Alzheimers Association SC Chapter, PO Box 3128, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29304. The family is at the residence.
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