Michael “Mickey” Leslie Johnson Jr., 63, of Maiden passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021 at his residence.
He was born November 30, 1957 in Orange County to the late Michael Leslie Johnson Sr. and Peggy Fluharty Stormer. He was a Carolina Tarheel fan, enjoyed remote control cars, target shooting, loved his dogs, and listening to music. Mickey was employed with Vanguard Furniture in Conover.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 35 years, Judy Houser Johnson of the home; daughter: Taylor Lea Johnson and significant other Tyler Williams of Maiden; brother: Jeffrey “Jeff” Johnson and wife Alicia of Hickory; aunts: Tootsie and Anne; nieces: Beth, Kathryn, Amanda, Catherine, and Viviana; and nephews: Jeffrey, Timothy, Daniel, Kyle, Jason, Josh, and Jesse.
A memorial service to celebrate Mickey’s life will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Bennett Funeral Service, 7878 NC Hwy. 16, Newton, NC. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2:00 to 2:45 p.m. at Bennett Funeral Service.
Condolences may be sent to the Johnson family atwww.bennettfuneralservice.com.
The Johnson family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, 828-465-2111.