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Harry Xavier "Bubbles" Johnson, Sr.

April 11, 1940November 14, 2019

Harry Xavier “Bubbles” Johnson, Sr., 79, of Lyndhurst, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at his residence in the arms of his loving son, Harry X. Johnson, Jr., doing what he loved, watching NASCAR.

Bubbles was born April 11, 1940 in Southern, Maryland, a son of the late Elmer L. and Nellie Mae Johnson. Bubbles was a jack of all trades. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and westerns and spending time with his family. In his younger days, he enjoyed dirt track racing and teaching his son, George and grandson, D.J. the tricks of the trade.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Travis Johnson; brothers, Freddy Johnson, Eddie Johnson, Stretch Scott, and Leo Grinder; sister, Mary Cargill; mother-in-law, Shorty Wilburn; and sister-in-law, Linda Johnson.

Bubbles is survived by his loving wife of 55+ years, Charlotte “Diane” Johnson; sons, George D. Johnson and fiancée, Frances, and Harry X. Johnson, Jr.; daughter, Cindy “Sis” Waggy and husband, Doug; brothers, Benny Johnson and wife, Jo Anne, George Bowie and wife, Arleen; sister, Tinnie Bits; brother-in-law, Ronnie Wilburn; sister-in-law, Connie Zagrodnicheck; grandson, George “D.J.” Johnson and fiancée, Heather, Jeffrey Fix and wife, Clairissa, Brandon Fix, Trevor Johnson; granddaughters, Amber Johnson and Raquel Johnson; great grandkids, Devin Johnson, Trinity Farmer, Makenna Lowery, Tristin Johnson, Georgie Johnson, Cam Brooks, Jade Fix, and Oaklynn Coffey; special friends, Earnie Powell, David and Tammy White, Poco, Amanda Lowery, Ashley Raines and Jeff Fix, Sr., Chris Fitzgerald, Beth Fitzgerald and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bubbles also leaves behind his pets, Sue Sue and Bear.

In keeping with his wishes, there will be no formal services.

The family will receive friends and loved ones on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Bubbles’s memory to Arc of Augusta, 1025 Fairfax Ave, Waynesboro, VA.

Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories online with the family at www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.


  • Visitation Tuesday, November 19, 2019


Harry Xavier "Bubbles" Johnson, Sr.

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Susie Landis

November 19, 2019

My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family as you go through this time in your life. So sorry to hear of Bubbles passing. Love you, Susie Landis

David & Tammy White

November 18, 2019

"Daddy" Harry,
You will be missed more than you know. I have lots of memories to reflect on... good, bad & crazy. You were a constant in my life. Someone I knew I could count on if needed. For that I thank you.
RIP fella.

To the Johnson family:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. 🙏🙏🙏🙏

Lisa Bryant

November 18, 2019

To Charlotte ,George,Cindy,Harry, and there family i am so very sorry for the loss of your father. My prayers are with you and may he rest in peace.
Lisa Bryant & Barry Bryant Jr

Tammie Larew

November 17, 2019

Cindy, Charlotte, George, And Harry So Sorry For Your Loss .May The Good Lord Be With Ya, Threw This Difficult Time.My Thoughts And Prayers Are With You All.

Cindy Waggy

November 17, 2019

Daddy I love you. You will be missed. It just won't be the same walking in to the house and you not being there..