Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services

2444 Rollingbrook Drive, Baytown, TX


Ewing Kenneth Johnson

February 26, 1928November 2, 2019

Ewing Kenneth Johnson, 91, of Katy, Texas, passed away November 2, 2019. He was born in Galveston, Texas on February 26, 1928 to Earl and Gertrude Johnson. He was married to Louise Johnson for 51 years and Anna Marie Johnson for 10 years.

He graduated from Ball High school in Galveston, Texas.

He worked for Santa Fe Railroad, National Life Insurance as a top selling agent, and Brown & Root Construction Company where he started as an electrician, retired as a plant supervisor, and he continued as a consultant after retirement.

He served in the United States Army and was stationed in occupied Japan.

He served as a deacon at Second Baptist Church Baytown where he was involved in the choir, served on the maintenance committee, taught second grade Sunday-school, and volunteered for Vacation Bible School for many years. Upon moving to Katy, Texas he became a member of Kingsland Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking, gardening, and spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Gertrude Johnson, his brother, Earl Johnson Jr., and two wives, Louise Johnson and Anna Marie Johnson.

He is survived by three daughters and their husbands, Sandy and Herb Read, Jana and Mark Mayfield, and Jody and Monty Mayfield. He is also survived by two sisters, Jo Ann Winner and Shirley Pennington, six grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and a plethora of nieces and nephews.

In Lieu of flowers, please donate to ALS Association online or by mail.

ALS Association Development Dept. 1275 K Street NW Suite 250 Washington, D.C., 20005

Or by phone, 888-949-2577.


  • Herb Read
  • Monty Mayfield
  • Mark Mayfield
  • Wesley Mayfield
  • Jeff Mayfield
  • Chad Mayfield
  • Jolie Mayfield
  • Christian Hammack
  • Terry Wright
  • Honory Pallbearer
  • John Worthen


  • Visitation Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Burial Friday, November 8, 2019


Ewing Kenneth Johnson

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Diane Glidden

November 5, 2019

To the families of Sandy, Janna and Jody. I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. It was an honor to know him. He showed me what a true father is. I have so many great memories of spending time with him and your families. He took such good care of our mom. I will never forget his compassion for others. I know he is in heaven rejoicing with his family. RIP EK. We love you! God be with you all. Love You.