William Dean Johnson, 61, of Siler City died Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at UNC Hospitals.
Mr. Johnson was born in Chatham County on April 7, 1957 the son of William Clyde and Rachel (Jessup) Johnson. He was a self-employed painter. He enjoyed his work, wood crafting, and antique cars.
Dean was preceded in death by his father; son, Steven Levi Johnson; and a brother, Gary W. Johnson.
He is survived by two daughters: Adina R. Person and husband, Robert Person, Jr. of Liberty, and Brandi Jo Scott of Siler City; mother, Rachel (Jessup) Johnson; brother, James Keith Johnson of Siler City; grandson, Robert Duwayne Person; granddaughters, Kelsey Hayes and Brooklyn Hayes.
The family will receive friends Monday, December 17, 2018 from 11:00-1:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow Monday at 2:00 PM at Meroney United Methodist Cemetery with Rev. Jim Whitaker officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to gofundme.com/william-dean-johnson. Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.