Bobby a native of Shellman, Georgia was born January 16, 1939 to Doc and Estelle Johnson. He spent many years working for Coca Cola during which he was fondly given the nickname “Coke Cola”. He spent the last of his working days with the Longshoremen’s Association.
To send flowers in memory of Bobby Johnson, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Bobby favorite past times was fishing and watching sports, which his favorite teams were the Georgia Bulldogs, Jacksonville Jaguars and for many years the LA Lakers; until he recently took a strong liking to the Golden State Warriors.
After 80 memorable years of life, Bobby passed away on May 27, 2019 in Jacksonville, Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents, Doc and Estelle Johnson; wives, Annie Lou Johnson and Alfreda Johnson; and a beloved daughter, Cyncere Johnson Lester.
Bobby will be forever remembered by his children: Phyllis (Amos) Merriwether, Bobby Johnson, Margaret LeeAnn (Mark) Refour, Ricky Johnson, Jeffery Johnson, Steven Johnson, Darren (Tiffany) Johnson, Jason (LaToya) Johnson and Eric Simmons. He is also survived by his siblings, Mary Spann (Minister L.C.), Rev. MacArthur Johnson (Juanita), Willman Johnson, Emma Jean Marshall (Deacon Thomas), Larry Johnson, and Patricia Johnson; a host of grandchildren, Nakia, Darren Michael, Darren Jr., Stephen, Brandon, Adrien, Chyan, D’Andre, Sade, Niles, Romney, Noah, Jason Jr., Darren Ryland-Jace, D’moni, D’maiya, Nevaeh, Emeri, Eric Jr., Danielle, Bobby, Justice, and Daniel; great-grandchildren, Keierra, Romney, Adrien Jr., and Ka’Lyn; a host of many loving nieces, nephews, numerous other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Bobby Johnson will be held 10:00 AM, Saturday, June 8th, 2019 at the Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church 10325 Interstate Center Drive Jacksonville, FL 32218. The visitation will be 5:00 - 7:00 PM, Friday, June 7th, 2019 at the Funerals By T. S. Warden 4315 North Main Street Jacksonville, FL 32206. Interment in Restlawn Cemeteries. Please sign the family guest book and view the video tribute @ www.tswarden.com. Arrangements in care of Tyrone S. Warden, FDIC, 4315 N. Main Street, 765-1234