DIMPY J. JOHNSON, of Berryville, Arkansas was born October 16, 1933 in Marble, Arkansas to Isaac and Elbie Johnson. He departed this life on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Berryville, Arkansas at the age of 84 years.
Dimpy was a member of the Living Faith Church in Berryville and VFW Post #7518. He enjoyed watching the purple martins and in his earlier years Dimpy enjoyed quail hunting and fishing. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and devoted Christian. He loved being around his family and friends.
He is survived by one son, Brian Johnson and wife, Angela of Berryville; one daughter, Regina Hooten and husband, Randy of Berryville; one brother, Zebedee Johnson and wife, Verna of Springfield, Missouri; four grandchildren, Shane Hooten of Berryville; Trace Johnson and wife, Emily of Kirbyville, Missouri; Jared Johnson and wife, Tiffany of Green Forest; Tia Nance and husband, Reyburn of Green Forest; four great-grandchildren, Lily Jess Hooten of Berryville; Bristol and Couhlette Nance of Green Forest; Josephine and Callahan Johnson of Kirbyville, Missouri; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
On October 25, 1958 he was united in marriage with Roenia Tabitha Biggerstaff who precedes him death. He is also preceded in death by his parents, Isaac and Elbie Johnson; four brothers, Denver, Hillard, Harvey and Bobby; two sisters, Carmenia and Stella.
Visitation will be Sunday, July 15, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville. Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at the Living Faith Church in Berryville with Pastor Jon Cornell officiating. Interment will follow at the High Cemetery in Berryville under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Living Faith Church Children’s Fund, P.O. Box 126, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.