Jerry Glen Johnson, 65, of Cabot, formerly of Flint, Mich., died Friday, July 27, 2012. He was born Dec. 15, 1946, to Carthul and Verda Johnson. He worked as a skilled tradesman pipefitter at A.C. Spark Plug in Flint until retirement. He then moved to Cabot, where he became a "gentleman farmer," as he liked to call himself.

He was preceded in death by his father, Carthul Johnson.

Survivors include a daughter, Melissa Johnson of Mesa, Ariz.; a son, Stephen Johnson of Cabot; his mother, Verda Johnson of Cabot; a sister, Debra Johnson Metzer of Cabot; a brother, Timothy Johnson and wife Brenda of Beaverton, Mich.; and four grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at Thomas Funeral Service.

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