YOUNGSTOWN - Everett C. Johnson, 94, died Thursday, May 9, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Johnson was born Nov. 14, 1919, in Grand Chain, Ill., the son of John and Bertha Freeman Johnson.
He was employed as a machinist at Valley Mold & Iron Corp., retiring after 27 years.
Everett C. Johnson
He was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his daughter, JoAnn Taylor of Grand Rapids, Mich.; his sister, Mary Jones of New York, N.Y.; seven grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lenzola Howell Johnson, and 11 brothers and sisters.
A funeral service celebrating the life of Mr. Johnson will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at New Bethel Baptist Church.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Washington Funeral Home and one hour prior to services Friday at the church.
Interment will be in Tod Homestead Cemetery.