George Baker Johnson, 67, Rossville, GA., passed away September 23, 2018 at his home with his wife by his side.
A native of San Bernardino, CA, George was retired from the US Navy as Petty Officer 1 after 20 years of service. He was formerly employed with Groome Transport Co.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Amos and Marie Johnson and a sister, JoAnn Jorgensen.
He is survived by his devoted wife, Pamela Teems Johnson; daughter, Danielle (Drew) Helton, granddaughter, Sophia Helton, both of Ellenwood, GA; two step-daughters, Kathy (David) Mercer, Monticello, GA, Carrie (Quenton) Williams, Lenoir City, TN; two sisters, Patricia (Ed) Connor, Delaware, Aileene Marriott, Michigan; brother, Lane Johnson, Arizona; brother-in-law, Jerry Jorgensen, CA; numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Friday, October 5 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chattanooga National Cemetery with Dr. Phil Summerall officiating and full military honors.
There will be no visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517.
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Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.