October 5, 1957 ~ December 26, 2021
Richard Hodge Johnson went to be with the Lord, Sunday, December 26, 2021, at the age of 64. Richard was known to many as “Rick” and was born in San Antonio, Texas on October 5, 1957, to the late Norma Lee Campbell and Robert Lee Johnson. Rick was the third of 5 siblings.
Rick was a loving and kind person who was always willing to give a helping hand. His hobbies were working with his hands cutting grass and mechanical work. What he truly cherished was his 1985 GMC “Blue Thunder.” He loved going on long rides and listening to country music. On game days, he enjoyed watching his Dallas Cowboys. His children will forever remember his smile, his serious stare, and being a jokester by scaring them.
Rick will be dearly missed by his wife of 25 years, JoAnn; his children, Kenisha Erhonda Hixson, Richard Leon Ball, Melvin Johnson Jr., and Shardea S. Johnson; 9 grandchildren, Quindon Wanya Lafond, Anisha Monae Lafond, Flenton Levon Lafond, Tayshawn Jamari Lafond, Deja Simone Ball, Savon Vance Ball, Jyontae Jamal Johnson, Joshua Ryan Guerrero, and Elijah Johnson; and great-grandson, Xaiver Alexander Lafond; his siblings, Jesse Bernard Campbell(spouse Ruby), Norma C. Hemphill(spouse Gregory), Fred Curtis Johnson(spouse Nikki), Gertie Ann Williams, and numerous other relatives.