William "Billy" Johnson, 32, Freedom, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2009, due to an auto accident.
He was born April 6, 1976, in Brazil, to Rodger and Barbara (Bixler) Johnson.
He was a 1995 Owen Valley High School graduate.
Billy worked for Asplundh Tree Experts as a tree trimmer.
He enjoyed hunting and driving in the Owen County Demolition Derby.
He is survived by his wife Melissa (Ervin) Johnson, his parents Rodger and Barbara Johnson, Patricksburg, son Dakota Johnson and daughter Angelica Johnson, both of home, brother Rodger (Amy) Johnson Jr., Spencer, sister Toni Johnson Stout, Patricksburg, and grandmothers Nora Johnson, Patricksburg, and Marcella Bixler, Spencer.
He was preceded in death by grandfathers Willard Bixler and Elick Johnson.
Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 14, 2009, at West and Parrish and Pedigo Funeral Home, Spencer, with Fred Ervin officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
Visitation will be today, from 4-8 p.m., at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made for the children's education fund in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.