Leo Johnson, age 92, of Greenbrier, died Saturday, May 7, 2011, at the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born November 21, 1918, a son of the late William Harvey and Sally Ann Johnson. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Faye Boone, and two brothers, Harvey and Floyd Johnson. He was a decorated World War II Veteran, receiving two purple hearts and the Bronze Star.
He was retired from American Standards in California, after 20 years. He retired from Wards Transportation in Conway, after 20 years there. For the past 30 years he has been a Livestock Producer with Bud and Joel Johnson.
He is survived by his sisters, and brothers, Irene Jones, J. C. Johnson, Mary Braiser, and Ray Johnson, as well as a number of nephews and nieces.
Graveside service will be 10:00 am, Tuesday, at McNew Cemetery near Greenbrier, under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home of Greenbrier. Honorary pallbearers will be Heath Miller, Colton Johnson, Stanley Jones, Brian Davis, James Shofner, Joel Johnson.