In Loving Memory of MR. TYRONE JOHNSON

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MR. TYRONE JOHNSON was born February 2, 1952 in East St. Louis, Illinois to Annie Mae Johnson. He was the youngest of four children. His mother; two sisters; and one brother preceded him in death.

Tyrone attended the East St. Louis Public Schools. He also went to barber school.

At an early age, he confessed a hope in Christ and united with the Zion Circle Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Goliath Chambers. He later united with the Ira Grove Free Will Baptist Church under the leadership of Reverend Henry C. Jones where he remained faithful until his health failed and he could no longer attend.

Tyrone joined the United States Army serving his country for two years. He was honorably discharged in 1972.

He was employed with the MMMM Maintenance Company for many years.

Tyrone answered the call of his Heavenly Father to come home on the 3rd day of August 2012 at 3:35 p.m. at the Cahokia Health Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, after being a patient for two days.

He leaves to cherish his memory: one son, Tyrone P. Johnson,Jr., by a former wife; three aunts, Lee Ethel Johnson, Kay Johnson, and Dorothy Johnson, all of Lovejoy, Illinois; two uncles, Scott (Linda) Johnson of Sparta, Illinois, and Gerald (Gwendolyn) Johnson of Cahokia, Illinois; a special friend Lafloria Bland; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, friends and his church family.

02/02/1952  -  08/03/2012

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Born: February 2, 1952

Place of Birth: East St. Louis, IL

Death: August 3, 2012

Place of Death: Cahokia, IL

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