FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Ricky J. Johnson, 49, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Aug. 30, 2006, at the St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne.
Born Feb. 4, 1957, in Wyatt, Mo., son of James E. and Sadie Hampton Johnson, he graduated from Charleston High School in 1975 and had lived in Fort Wayne since 1975.
He was married to Loretta Johnson who survives of Fort Wayne.
Other survivors include: one daughter, Amirron Johnson of Fort Wayne; one brother, Lonnie Johnson of Charleston; two stepbrothers, Wayne Brown of Charleston and Richard Robinson of Seattle; Elizabeth Kimbrough of Charleston, who raised him; and a special friend, Ella Whitt.
Visitation is from 1 p.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Saturday at the House of Prayer at Charleston. Joan McCauley will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.
Williams Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.