James "BJ" Johnson

January 4, 1949 ~ September 24, 2021 (age 72)

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Yanceyville, NC - It is with profound sorrow we announce the death of Mr. James " BJ" Johnson of 131 Dillard School Dr. Yanceyville, NC, who passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 in the Alamance Regional Medical Center, Burlington, NC.

He was a native of Caswell County, NC the son of the late George Totten and Martha Johnson, born January 4, 1949. He was a member of Yanceyville Missionary Baptist Church and was an employee in the Caswell County School System, where he was a custodian at N.L. Dillard Middle School before retirement.

BJ, as he was called by many was preceded in death by one brother, Richard Johnson.

His survivors are three sisters, Susan Breland of Thomasville, NC, Monnie Pinchback (Dewey) of Yanceyville, NC and Elizabeth Ann Johnson of Yanceyville, NC; four  brothers, Lawrence Johnson of Yanceyville, NC, Thomas Johnson of Yanceyville, NC, Frank Johnson of Greensboro, NC and David Poteat (Sue) of Blanch, NC;  nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Due to the constraints of public gatherings during the COVID-19 outbreak a viewing will be Tuesday, September 28, 2021 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Juanita S. Fulton Memorial Chapel of Fulton-Walton Funeral Home.   (Facial Masks are required)


Funeral Services for Mr. James " BJ" Johnson will be Wednesday, September 29, 2021 2:00 PM  in the Yanceyville Missionary Baptist Church.   Pastor Arthur N. Grier II will deliver the words of comfort.  Interment will follow in Yanceyville Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Yanceyville, NC.

 (Facial Masks are required)

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September 28, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Juanita S. Fulton Memorial Chapel of Fulton-Walton Funeral Home
219 Dillard School Dr.
Yanceyville, NC 27379

Funeral Service
September 29, 2021

2:00 PM
Yanceyville Missionary Baptist Church
364 Dillard School Dr
Yanceyville, NC 27379

Interment following funeral service
September 29, 2021

Yanceyville Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
364 Dillard School Dr.
Yanceyville, NC 27379

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