James Lee Johnson

May 28, 1945 ‒ January 31, 2018

Lewis Center, Ohio

James Lee Johnson, 72, of Lewis Center passed away Wednesday afternoon January 31, 2018 at his residence.

He was born May 28, 1945 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Joseph and Josephine (Dunn) Johnson.

A hard worker, Jim retired from American Aggregates after many years of driving truck.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Amy (Ken) Wallace of Sunbury, Jodie (Joey) Rawlins of Lewis Center and James (Janelle) Johnson Jr. of Plain City; step-children, Aleshia (Tom) Weisend of Westerville, Scott Henderson of Marion, Stacey Henderson of Marion, and Ginger (Tim) King of Sunbury; numerous grandchildren and one great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews; best friend, Kim (Johnny) Wilson of Stockport.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 43 years Ellen Mae Johnson, granddaughter Emily Johnson and 2 brothers Robert and Charles Johnson.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 2 – 5 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (formerly 1510 W. William Street), Delaware where funeral services will be held on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:00 am with Rev. Marvin Hintz officiating. Burial will follow in Africa Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Delaware County Veterans Association.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses of Mt. Carmel Home Healthcare and Hospice for their wonderful care.

Condolences may be expressed to the family and memories may be shared by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • You were a pleasure to know and an amazing man Jim, I’m honored to have had you as my father in law. I’m going to miss you telling me have a good one and be careful bud and how excited you would get telling me about what was happening on your favorite shows.. live PD and storage wars and Alaskan cabin’s.I hope you found peace and you’re no longer suffering.Dont worry about Jodie, you raised a strong good woman there.love you buddy..Joey