Captain Bobby Johnson was born on February 2, 1942 to Mallie and Melba Johnson in Highland View, Florida. He spent his life working various jobs but over the last 20 years worked at Treasure Bay Lodge then most recently as a Boat Captain working in St Joseph Bay. Bobby’s love was the outdoors and he spent as much time as he could hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents Mallie and Melba Johnson as well as his sister Cathy Hatcher.
He is survived by his wife Edwina Matlock, his children Pam (Ricky) Silcox, Pete (Amanda) Johnson, Shane (Angie) Johnson and Carla (Michael) Mock; also his siblings Don (Mary Anne) Johnson, Jackie (Joe) Attaway, Carol (Bob) Kerr, Ricky (Dewana) Johnson and Phil (Wanda) Johnson. He was a wonderful Papa to six grandsons, three granddaughters and five great-grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.
Services were held Tuesday, November 13 at Oak Grove Assembly of God in Port St Joe, Florida with Bro. Dave Fernandez officiating. The family asks in lieu of flowers donations by made to the American Cancer Society.
Services were provided by Comforter Funeral Home.