William Dean Johnson, 90, of Springdale passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at his home. He was born Jan. 8, 1927 in Sonora, Ark., to William Theodore and Sybil Merle Barnes Johnson. Dean was an Auto Mechanic for many years in Washington. After he retired he moved back to the area to be closer to family. He served honorably in the United States Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, John C. "Jake" Johnson. Survivors include one brother, Harold Johnson and wife Willa Dean of Springdale; one sister, Louise Farmer and husband Charles C. of Springdale; his sister-in-law, Norma Jean Johnson or Springdale and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 26, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale with Rev. Paul Eden officiating. Burial will follow in the Sonora Cemetery. A drop by visitation will be Monday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.siscofuneral.com.
Published April 23, 2017