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William Herbert ‘Bill’ Johnson Jr.
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Funeral services for William Herbert “Bill” Johnson Jr., 79, were held Wednesday, Nov. 27, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home, Milledgeville, with the Rev. Jerry Bradley officiating. Burial service was held at Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville.

Mr. Johnson died Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.

Mr. Johnson was a native and resident of Milledgeville. He was a graduate of Georgia Military College and the LSU School of Banking of the South. His career in banking, which spanned more than 45 years, included Baldwin and Habersham County, beginning with Exchange Bank and including Merchants and Farmers Bank, Habersham Bank and Magnolia State Bank. He was retired from Century Bank & Trust, Milledgeville. His life achievements include work as Baldwin County chairman for the Easter Seals, tireless work with the Milledgeville Country Club, a community leader with Kiwanis Club, Lions Club, Jaycees and a multitude of other Baldwin County community and civic organizations.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Mrs. Gaydelle Johnson.

Survivors include two sons, Kim M. Johnson and daughter-in-law Linda of Milledgeville, Mark W. Johnson and daughter-in-law Melissa of Augusta; daughter, Joy Johnson Maney and son-in-law Steven R. Maney of Cornelia; eight grandchildren, Jennifer McCuller and husband Chris, Michael Johnson, Miranda Marlowe and husband Eric, Morgan Brookshire, Madeline Maney, Jacob Dorn; and a great-granddaughter, Cooper McCuller.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, December 4, 2013