Alton Joseph Johnson, Sr., 84 years old, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother was called to his eternal resting place on January 11, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He entered this world on May 30, 1934, born to Joseph and Lovie Johnson in St. Landry Parish, LA.
Alton is survived by four daughters, Darlene Stubbs of Denham Springs, Betty Jenkins of Avondale, Beverly Johnson of Baker and Brenda Johnson of St. Francisville; son, Alton Johnson, Jr. of Clinton; 8 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Alton is preceded in death by his wife, Brigitte Johnson; parents, Joseph and Lovie Johnson; and brother, Clevon J. Johnson.
Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The visitation will continue at Baker Funeral Home, Monday, January 14, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. officiated by Reverend Jay Avance. The graveside service and burial will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Baker, LA.
Family and friends may sign our online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com
Dear Brenda and family, Praying for you and keeping all in my thoughts. Thank God for the wonderful memories left behind.
Shon HillsJackson, LA
i am so sorry for your loss. I was glad to get to be with all of you for a little while last night.We had great childhood memories. I love each and every one of you guys. Stay strong and love and take care of each other. Prayer for all of you. Lets keep in touch 225 405 0566.
Brinda Ryder EllisBATON ROUGE, LA
Please accept my condolences on the loss of your loved one. May the wonderful memories shared continue to provide comfort and support until the promises at Acts 24:15 are fulfilled.