Larry H. “Boomer” Johnson, 67 of Laurel Hill, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013 at U.T. Hospital in Knoxville, TN. He was on March 23, 1945 at Lily, KY, the son of the late Neoma Smith Johnson and Otto E. Johnson. He was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church and had operated a bulldozer in the Coal mines.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Cora Lee Hobbs Johnson; a daughter, Pamela Renee Johnson and a brother, Harold Eugene Johnson.
Survivors include his children, son, Norman Wade Johnson and Michelle Rye of Laurel Hill and daughters, Tina Campbell of Turkey Creek, Sheryl Dye and Toney of East Pineville; grandchildren, Pamela Sigmon, Matthew Campbell, Cody Campbell, Nicholas Dye, Jake Dye, and Daniel Dye; special uncle, Harold Johnson; special aunt, Wanda; special cousin, Vernon Pennington; very special famiy member, Kim Chambers and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Services were Thursday 8:00 p.m. at the Arnett & Steele Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Randall Miracle. Graveside services were at 11:00 a.m. Friday at East Colony Cemetery, London Ky. Pallbearers were family and friends. Honorary pallbearer was Dr. Steven Morgan.
The family received friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at The Arnett & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Pineville, which is honored to be serving the Johnson family. Light a virtual candle and sign the guestbook athttp://www.arnettsteele.com/.