J.E. (Ed) Johnson, 86, of Huntsville, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at the Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville.
He was born June 27, 1933, in Snyder, Texas, to Emanuel Johnson and Neva Neal Blair-Johnson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jerry Johnson; eight brothers, Monroe, Lonnie, B.Q., Allen, Darrell, Billy Jay, Raymond Ray and Arthur; and two sisters, Beatrice and Daisy.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Eddie Bea Compton-Johnson; two children, Jimmy Johnson and wife, April, Janice Howell and husband, Harold Dean; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 1, in the Chapel of Madison County Funeral Service in Huntsville.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 2, at Marble Baptist Church, with Brother Wayne Houston and Brother Larry Mitchell officiating.
Burial will follow at Big Sandy Cemetery.
Funeral services are under the direction of Madison County Funeral Service.