Dennis Johnson

Monday, February 1, 2016

Dennis Johnson, 62, of Piggott, Ark., passed away January 28, 2016, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott.

He was born on November 24, 1953, in Lansing, Mich., and was the son of the late Charles Denver and Earlene (Book) Johnson.

He was united in marriage to Deborah Chilcutt on May 15, 1971, and to this union two children were born.

Survivors include his wife Deborah of the home; a son, Darrin Johnson and wife Cheri of Piggott; a daughter, Denise Harp and husband Jimmy of Paragould, Ark.; his mother, Earlene Johnson; his grandchildren, Brittany Nicole Johnson, Austin Johnson, and step-grandson, Tyler Green; two sisters Diane Wofford and husband Gary and Darlene Taylor and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Bro. Kim Bridges officiating. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Pallbearers were Steve Dover, Dennis Harmon, Earl Harmon, Mike Lovett, Roger Baxter, Bud Baxter and Chris Hazel with Justin Settlemoir and Joshua Settlemoir serving as honorary pallbearers.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Saturday evening at the funeral home.