Mr. Paul Johnson


Paul Johnson went to be at rest Monday, August 23, 2021.


Paul graduated from Ridge Hill High School in Ridge Spring S.C. where he was a standout on the football team. After leaving high school, Paul moved to Kingsport in 1968 and worked for Kingsport Press. Shortly afterward, Paul enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1971 and served

the country for 25+ years.


He was preceded in death by his parents, John H. and Elberta Johnson; son, Lawrence Shawn Ewing; brothers, Johnny Lee and Wyman Johnson; and sister, Ann Johnson.


Paul is survived by two brothers, Capers (Debbie) Johnson of Gallatin, TN and Carter (Wanda) Johnson of Church Hill, TN; three sisters, Geneva Brooks of Liberty, NY, Doretha Johnson of Kingsport, TN, and Delores Denny-Lyons (Roxy) of Kingsport, TN; as well as a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and family friends.

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