Howard “HoJo” Johnston
Howard “HoJo” Johnston, age 78, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Friday, February 3, 2023.
He was a native of Lawrence County, TN and a photographer for 44 years, capturing photos for the citizens of Lawrence County and the Lawrence County Advocate. He was a past recipient of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s “Citizen of the Year” award. Mr. Johnston served his country in the Tennessee Army National Guard during Operation Desert Storm.
He was preceded in death by his parents: William Bruce and Wilma Jean Cozart Johnston.
He is survived by one daughter: Kerry Pratt (Eddie) of Spring Hill, TN; one son: Bruce Johnston (Brigitte) of Leoma, TN; sister and caregiver: Sandy Calvert of Lawrenceburg, TN; sister: Gloria Thomas of Lawrenceburg, TN; three grandchildren: Dustin Dickey (Brittney), Ryan Dickey (Mariana), and Haley Johnston, all of Lawrenceburg, TN; five great-grandchildren: Madalyn Workman, Paisley Workman, Abel Workman, Henry Dickey, and Walker Rose Dickey; several nieces and nephews; and special friend and caregiver: Richard Bivens.
Funeral services for Howard “HoJo” Johnston will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, February 8, 2023, with Ricky Nelson and Chad Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Bumpas Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN. Neal Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. Condolences may be offered by way of: www.nealfuneralhome.net.