Bobby Jack Johnson, 81, of Montrose, died on February 21, 2018.
He was a native of Winchester and resident of Montrose for the past 70 years.
Mr. Johnson was a member of the Montrose Baptist Church and a farmer. He enjoyed hunting and was an avid bass fisherman. He was a founding member of the Chicot County Bass Club (1971-1990) and a member of the Mainline Bass Club from 1990 until 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey and Doris Rotten Johnson; and a brother, Kimbro Johnson.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Shirley Jean Miles Johnson of Montrose; a son, Randall Johnson and wife, Tricia, of Lake Village; three daughters, Sherry Johnson Pryor and husband, Jerry, of Monticello, Bobbi Ann Barrington and husband, Roger, of Lake Village and Becky Mahaffey and husband, Brent, of Camden; a sister, Kathleen Ward and husband, James, of Crossett; three sisters-in-law, Janet Johnson of Montrose, Linda Freeman and Faye Carruth both of Snyder; five grandchildren, Michael Barrington, Jason Collins, Brian Collins, Blake Mahaffey and Kaitlyn Mahaffey; eight great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 24 from 9 until 10 a.m., Saturday at the Montrose Baptist Church. A funeral service will follow at 10 a.m. at the church with with Bro. Larry Donaldson and Bro. Andy Connard officiating. Burial will be at the Montrose Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Gary Lawson, Chris Stauddy, Roy Rotten, Allen Ward, Dewey Ward and Wesley Johnson. Honorary pallbearer is Darren Johnson.
Memorials may be made to Montrose Baptist Church, PO Box 275, Montrose, AR 71658.