David T. Johnson, 87, formerly of Owensville, passed away Tuesday, December 02, 2014 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton.
He was born November 26, 1927 in Evansville, IN the son of George W. and Myrtle (Webb) Johnson.
David was a member of Christian Church Disciples of Christ, graduated from Owensville High School class of 1945, served his country in the United States Army during WWII, past Elder of Cumberland Presbyterian Church and worked over 30 years for the U.S. Postal Service as a Rural Mail Carrier. He belonged to the Fort Branch Masonic Lodge # 696 and was Past Master of Owensville Masonic Lodge #231 in 1958 and had received his 50 year pin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Jane Traylor; brothers, Kermit and Kent Johnson.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Ruth (Spray) Johnson, daughter, Deborah R. Johnson; son and daughter-in-law, David M. (Vickie) Johnson; grandchild, Allison N. Johnson.
Services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Holders Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Hicks officiating and burial to follow in the Owensville Cemetery. Military graveside services will be conducted by the retired military veterans.
Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5 at the funeral home. Masonic Rites will be conducted at 7:00 p.m.