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Collins Funeral Home
Monday January 28th, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Funeral Service

Collins Funeral Home
Monday January 28th, 2019

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Gilbert Brian Johnson

Gilbert Brian Johnson, 60 of Omar, WV departed this life on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at his residence. He was born on August 31, 1958 in Logan, WV to Gilbert and Jessie Johnson. Gilbert served in the U.S. Air Force. In addition to his mother, Gilbert was preceded in death by two brothers: Harold and Charles Johnson; and one sister Claudia Johnson.

Those left to cherish his memories includes his father: two daughters; Eise Johnson of Warner Robins, GA. and Anasa Johnson of Chesterfield, VA. two sisters; Andrea Campbell of Omar, WV and Sheila Bradsher of Rockville, MD; two grandsons: Richard Massey and Kenneth Henderson.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 PM Monday, January 28, 2019 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel. A visitation will be held a hour prior. Burial will follow in Guyan Memory Gardens at Godby, WV. He will be carried to his final resting place by family and friends. Collins Funeral Home Inc. of Switzer, WV is assisting the Johnson family with arrangements.

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Anasa, Im so very sorry for your loss! Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Linda Lippy Jan 30 2019 12:00 AM

Please accept my deepest sympathy. Take comfort in knowing that God promised a resurrection. John 5:28, 29 says: "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out."

R. B. Jan 28 2019 12:00 AM

I send my deepest condolences and prayers to the family.

Gregory Broadnax Jan 28 2019 12:00 AM

A DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was sent by Deborah Jenkins-Picou on January 26, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jan 26 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Johnson

The Webster Family Jan 26 2019 12:00 AM

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Gilbert Brian Johnson, give you peace, comfort and strength

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of .

US Air Force Veteran, Gilbert Brian Johnson, is A True American Hero God Bless

Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard Jan 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Johnson

Marsha Godfrey ( Evans ) Jan 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Johnson

Tinia Broughton ( Parker) Jan 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Johnson

Deborah Jenkins-Picou Jan 24 2019 12:00 AM