​Gordon Lyle Johnson



Gordon Lyle Johnson, 82, of Pawleys Island, SC passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at NHC of Garden City. He was born November 03, 1935 in Erie, PA, son of the late Willard Cowley Johnson and Grace Mildred Sugden Johnson.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Robert Johnson and a sister, Jean Cryder.

Survivors include his loving wife, Shirley Johnson of Pawleys Island; two sons, Andrew Johnson and his wife Gwenn of Decatur, MI and Todd Johnson and his wife Paula of Murrells Inlet; two daughters, Tonya Wilson and her husband Rad of Paw Paw, MI and Shellie Thornburgh and her husband Douglas of Marcellus, MI; nine grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; and his sister, Norma Crouch of Saline, MI.

Gordon worked and retired as a State Farm Agent. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Murrells Inlet.

A celebration of Gordon’s life will be held 6:00PM Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 with Chris Spires officiating.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, 3891 Highway 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.