Celebrating the life of Robert Lee Johnson, Sr.
Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of Robert. This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future generations to celebrate the life of their loved one.
We ask on behalf of the family that you keep your comments uplifting and appropriate to help all who come here to find comfort and healing.
In the 1980s, Robert became a member of Monumental Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. Samuel Billy Kyles. He was a member of the March Club and the Sanctuary Usher Board where he once served as President. He was a manager at Buckman Laboratories, Inc. for 35 years. His spirit flew away home on July 6, 2016 at Methodist University Hospital surrounded by his family. His memories will be cherished by six children: Bobby Joe Batton of Las Vegas, NV, Barnette Johnson of Yazoo City, MS, Floria B. Sandlin (Andre) of Memphis, TN, Carol R. Johnson of Memphis, TN, Calvin G. Johnson (L’Anda) of Atlanta, GA, and Robert L. Johnson, Jr. of Memphis, TN; three sisters, Janie Clifton, Chicago, IL, Florence Claiborne, Memphis, TN, Hazel Scott, Jackson, MS and one brother, Jester Johnson (Valerie), Jackson, MS, 14 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren (one preceded him in death); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
1638 Sycamore View Road
Memphis, TN 38134
704 S. Parkway E.
Memphis, TN 38106
5668 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38119