He was born Nov. 16, 1958, to Ben and Hazel (Medlock) Johnson.
John worked as a scheduler at Cra-Wal Container, Indianapolis, for 33 years.
John married Dorothy Rodman May 20, 1978.
He was a member of Way of the Cross Church. In his free time, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time with his grandchildren and attending church.
He was preceded in death by his father Ben Johnson, sister Joyce Beaucham, and brother Don Johnson.
He is survived by his wife Dorothy, daughter Chasity McGann and husband Paul, Indianapolis, son John Johnson Jr., Greencastle, grandchildren Jordan Niece, Jalen Niece, and Landon McGann, all of Indianapolis, mother Hazel Johnson, Indianapolis, siblings Debbie, Greg, Benny, Anita, Lisa and Paula, as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Services will be at French Funeral Home, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Jimmy Dowers officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home, Friday, from 4-8 p.m.
At his request, cremation will follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Way of the Cross, PO Box, 521, Brazil, Ind., 47834.
Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.