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Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Benson
Saturday February 20th, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Benson Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church
Sunday February 21st, 2021
2:00pm

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James Braxton "Jimmy" Johnson, Jr.

Benson, NC: Mr. James Braxton “Jimmy” Johnson, Jr. age, 66, of Elevation Road passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at his residence.  Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM, Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Benson Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church in Benson, NC.  Rev. Glenn McCullen will officiate. Burial will follow in Elevation United Methodist Church Cemetery outside Benson, NC.                 Mr. Johnson was born on January 3, 1955 in Johnston County to the late James, Sr. and Rutha Blackmon Johnson.  He was preceded in death by his sister, Janet Johnson Cook.  Mr. Johnson retired from Chicopee/PGI/Berry Plastics in Benson.  In his time off, Jimmy loved to play golf and spend time with his family.             Surviving include his wife of 25 years, Michelle Benson Morgan-Johnson; daughter, Amber Johnson Creech and husband Scott; son, Chase Montana Morgan; grandson, Jackson Lewis Creech, brothers, Stacy Johnson and wife, Sharon, and Ronnie Johnson; brothers-in-law, Mike Cook and Mardy Benson and wife, Sherry; sister-in-law, Monette Lee and husband, Stebo; many loving nieces and nephews; special loving dog, Lexi.               The family will receive friends 6:00PM-8:00PM-Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Benson and other times at the home.                 In accordance with NC-COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing and the three W's: wait, wash, and wear a face covering. The visitation on Saturday Night will follow all COVID 19 restrictions allowing a maximum number of people in the visitation room. Mask are required for all services. The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers.             Arrangements by Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC

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A candle was lit in memory of James "Jimmy" Johnson, Jr.

Butch & Deborah Turner Feb 25 2021 12:00 AM

To all of Jimmy's Family... May God give you peace, comfort and strength renewed daily. May He give you sweet memories to hold in your heart to keep Jimmy close to you all the time and to help you smile through the tears. May the tears go away in time and the love you shared live on. Jimmy was a blessing and a friend to many. We grieve in the same measure that we love...it is a journey and not a destination. May you look to the Lord to help you on the path you are now on. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Cindy Allen Feb 24 2021 12:00 AM

Michelle and family you are in my thoughts. Praying with you during your loss of your husband and ask God to continue to hold you close.

Clarice Lewis Feb 22 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Jimmy's passing, was a wonderful person to be around, he will surely be missed.

Robert Johnson (Reedy Creek Golf Course) Feb 22 2021 12:00 AM

Michelle and family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and Jimmy are part of a family that I love dearly. I cannot attend the services because I have had the Covid 19 and just recently getting out. Please know that I love you all and you are in my Prayers. Carolyn Nordan

Carolyn Nordan Feb 21 2021 12:00 AM

Michelle and family, I am so sorry to hear of Jimmys death. Keeping you and all your family in my prayers.

Carol Lee Parker Feb 20 2021 12:00 AM

Jimmy was my dad's best friend and one of the funniest, most enjoyable people to be around, and he helped grow my love for golf and those memories I will cherish forever. I cant put into words how much this breaks my heart, but he was such a wonderful man.

Benjamin Godwin Feb 20 2021 12:00 AM

Jimmy may be gone, but he will always be my friend.

Gene Allen Feb 19 2021 12:00 AM

I worked with Jimmy many years ago at Carolina Graphics. He was always cutting up and always had a smile.

Gail Weeks Feb 19 2021 12:00 AM

Wanda and family Im so sorry for your loss..Prayers lifted for you.

Susan Mccabe Dunn Feb 19 2021 12:00 AM

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