OKOLONA – Mark Wayne Johnson, 43, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Gilmore Memorial Hospital in Amory. He was born June 11, 1970 to Emma Farr and Arvestor Townsend.
He received his education from Okolona Schools. He was a member and usher of Red Bud M.B. Church.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Red Bud M.B. Church. Williams Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda Johnson of Tupelo; mother and stepfather, Emma and Sammie Farr of Okolona; his father, Arvestor Townsend of Aberdeen; a son, Matthew Johnson of Tupelo; two sisters, Sharon Townsend of Houston and Anna Braylock of Saltillo; and two brothers, Ladell Scott and Sammie Owens, of St. Paul, Minn.
Visitation will be from 4 until 6 p.m. Friday at the Williams Memorial Chapel.