MR. JAMES ALVIN “JIMBO” JOHNSON - Age 76, of Cartersville, Georgia, passed away Monday, January 6, 2020. He was born on September 27, 1943, in Fairmount, Georgia, to the late Tobe Johnson and Claire Johnson. He was preceded in death by several sisters, brothers, and son, Tyrone Solomon. He worked at The Cartersville Water Treatment Department, and a self-trained plumber who served many in the community at needed times. He was also employed by Moms Bakery and TTC Pipelines and had several hobbies including yard work and NASCAR racing.
Survivors are his wife Nancy Marie Henderson Johnson; in this union they were blessed with four sons; Randy Henderson, Byron (Kim) Johnson, Lamar (Sabrina) Johnson, Stephen (Sharon) Johnson. Additional survivors are daughter, Stephanie Rogers; sister, JoAnne Shropshire of Calhoun, Georgia; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held Friday, January 10, 2020, at 1:00 P.M. from Greater Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1 Mount Olive Street, Cartersville, Georgia with Pastor Randy Livsey and other Ministers officiating. His remains will lie in state at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the funeral hour. Interment, Oak Hill Cemetery, Cartersville, Georgia. Please share your thoughts and memories of Mr. James Alvin “Jimbo” Johnson at website: www.willisfuneralhomedalton.com. Arrangements entrusted to Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia.