Almon Johnson

Published 12:00 am Monday, November 26, 2012

Funeral services for Almon Johnson, 92, of Leesville will be held at 2 p.m
on Nov. 29 at Labby Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jerry Penfield officiating. Burial will follow in the Central Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Leesville Cemetery, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of services on Nov. 29 in the funeral home.
Almon, the son of Andrew and Minnie Haymon Johnson, was born May 10, 1920, in Vernon Parish. He passed away on Nov. 24, 2012, at the
American Legion Hospital in Jennings.
Almon served in the Army and was a veteran of World War II as a B24 Gunner. After his service to our country, he worked for the U.S. Wildlife Service and retired in 1972. Then he owned and operated J’s
One Stop is Lake Arthur for 17 years, then retired back to Leesville in 1989.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers Hubert, Cecil and Kyle and his grandson, John deMarshe.
Almon is survived by his wife, Levea
Johnson; sons, Dale, Andrew and John Johnson, all of Leesville; daughters, Julie, and husband Ronnie, Jinks of Lake Charles, and Rene and husband Rick, Watkins of La Plata, Md.; sister, Beulah Ward of New Roads; four grandchildren and three
Words of comfort may be expressed to the Johnson family at