Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Jerry "Homer" Johnson, 82, of Mt. Vernon passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020 in his home.

            He was born to Fred and Helen Marsh Johnson on July 16, 1938 in Mt. Vernon, MO.  He was a retired brakeman for the railroad.

            Survivors include on son, Terry Johnson of Mt. Vernon, MO.; one brother, Marshall Johnson of California; one sister, Louise Peters of Springfield, MO.; 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

            He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Betty Johnson; his long time companion, Janice Jolly; and eight brothers and sisters.

            Graveside services will be held Sunday, December 27 at 2:00 p.m. in Salem Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.