Herald Wiley Johnson, age 73, of Wheelwright, KY, husband of Yvonne Sartin Johnson, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021 in the Whitesburg ARH hospital, Whitesburg, KY. He was born August 24, 1948 in Jacks Creek, KY a son of the late Willard and Dicie Slone Johnson. Herald was a retired coal miner, truck driver, attended the Burton Pentecostal Church and was raised in the Old Regular Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife he is survived by two sons, Jarrod Lee (Chariti) Johnson, and Justin Ryan Johnson, all of Bevinsville, KY, three brothers; Timothy, Freddie, and Tommy Johnson, three sisters; Mary Moore, Hedie Smallwood, Ruby Preston, and three grandchildren, Anthony Blake Johnson, Wyatt Johnson and Hannah Peters.
He was preceded in death by his parents, seven brothers; Willard Johnson Jr., Richard, Kenneth, Delmas, Jack, Bill and Benny Johnson, and two sisters; Louise Lackey, and Ruth Johnson.
Funeral service for Herald Wiley Johnson will be conducted Friday, September 17, 2021 at 1 PM in the Little Rock Old Regular Baptist Church, Jacks Creek, with the Old Regular Baptist Ministers officiating. Burial will follow in the Newman Cemetery, Hi Hat, KY. Visitation is after 6 PM Wednesday and all day Thursday at the church. Hall Funeral Home, Martin, is caring for those arrangements.
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