Shirdy Johnson, age 69 of Berea, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020 at his home.
Shirdy was born in Floyd County, Kentucky to the late Benjamin and Sadie Johnson. He retired from the City of Berea when he lost his eyesight and then worked for the Department of the Blind in Louisville.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his siblings, Allen Luke Johnson, Kenny Lee Johnson, Barbara Gregory and Alma Hall.
He is survived by his son, Billy G. Johnson; two grandchildren, Nicole Johnson and Phillip Johnson; one great grandchild, Remi Johnson; eight siblings, William L. (Ruby) Johnson, Kenneth Wayne (Lorri) Johnson, Flonnie Coffey, Bonnie (Allen) Alexander, Ina (Larry) Abrams, Brenda (Richard) Saylor, Ada (Jeff) Bowman, Mildred (Russ) Chamberlin; and a special friend, Norma Millsapps.
Graveside services will be 1pm, Sunday, July 5, 2020 at Johnson Cemetery. The family will gather at Lakes Funeral Home at 12pm for the procession to the cemetery. Pastor Stephen Boyd will be officiating.