Hardage-Giddens Riverside Funeral Home & Riverside Memorial Park
7242 Normandy Blvd, Jacksonville, FL
November 30, 1949 – February 12, 2020
George A. Johnson, 70, died on February 12, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida.
George was born on November 30, 1949 in Jacksonville, FL to George and Sarah Johnson. He attended Paxon Senior High School and joined the United States Marine Corps after graduation. He served his country honorably by completing two tours in Vietnam. After his honorary discharge from the military, George worked at Kaiser Aluminum and then at General Motors Division for many years before retiring.
George is survived by his wife of 48 years, Diana Loggins Johnson, his sister Eleanor Fillingham (Freddy), his twin brother Charles Johnson (Diane) and several brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews, along with many cousins and many friends. George was known as a kind man and friendly neighbor who always put others first.
Service for George will be held on Wednesday, February 19, 202 at Hardage-Giddens Riverside Memorial Park, 7242 Normandy Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32205. Graveside visitation will be held at 1:00 followed by the graveside funeral service at 2:00 with Military Honors and service conducted by Dr. Bob Barton of Westside Baptist Church.
- Visitation Wednesday, February 19, 2020
- Graveside Service Wednesday, February 19, 2020
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