Jack Johnson The Auctioneer died peacefully Monday, February 8, 2010 at the VA Hospital in Durham. He was 91 years old. Jack was born in Guilford County on February 16, 1918 to the late Jack Isaac and Hassie Calicutt Johnson.
A member of Northgate Presbyterian Church, Jack proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his daughter, Joan J. Hutchins and husband, Dick, of Durham; his son, David Wayne Johnson and wife, Mary Ann, of Creedmoor; his sister, Mary Johnson Carter of Athens, GA; six grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. Jack was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Mary Compton Johnson; one sister and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Monday, February 15, 2010 from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service with Chaplain Audrey Wilson presiding. Entombment with military honors will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.
Friends may visit one hour prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 PM in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Duke Community Hospice, 4321 Medical Park Drive, Suite 101, Durham, NC 27704.
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Arrangements for the Johnson family are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.