Wayne Morris Johnson, 70, North Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021, at his home. Mr. Johnson was born Aug. 13, 1950, in Wilkes County to Warren G. and Pauline Holbrook Johnson. Wayne worked and retired at Lowe’s Companies for 30 years. He enjoyed fishing, NASCAR and coin collecting. Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Pamela Jolly; and nephew, Shawn Billings.
Surviving are his son, David Johnson and spouse, Christina, of North Wilkesboro; grandchildren, Logan Johnson, Emily Johnson, both of Hays, Rachel Johnson of North Wilkesboro; great-grandson, Bryson Huffman of Hays; siblings, Ted Johnson of Roaring River, Wanda Faw of North Wilkesboro, Sandy Wood and spouse, Ronnie, of Traphill, Terry Johnson of Wilkesboro, Deborah Shumate of North Wilkesboro, Janet Billings of Wilkesboro; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Miller Funeral Chapel with Matthew Harrold and Rev. Steve Smith officiating. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105-9956. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller