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Vernon Edward Johnson
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  • Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary
    5604 New Road
    Hollywood, SC 29449

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“We were pretty close friends when we were Young growing up. I will always remember those days. Michelle, Linda, Penny. I'll be praying for you all as...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Mike D - SC - friend

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Sue-Von Walters - Summerville, SC

“Rest Easy Vernon.... Michelle, Stay strong and be surrounded by Gods Grace and the love we all have for you . ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Christopher Stacy - Fort Worth, TX

“Vernon, the memories we all had we're good ones. Always seen you smiling. My kids cared for you when they were little. Henry loved hearing you pull...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Patricia Galasso - Summerville, SC

“Vernon my friend, I know you have two wheels under you right now riding that forever hiway. Ride on, Brother. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Richard Keune

6 of 14 | Posted by: RANDY Foster - North Charleston, SC

7 of 14 | Posted by: RANDY Foster - North Charleston, SC

8 of 14 | Posted by: RANDY Foster - Family

9 of 14 | Posted by: Randy Foster - North Charleston, SC

“May the hope of everlasting life sustain and comfort you and your family as you mourn the passing of your love one. Sorry for your loss. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Vernon was my first cousin. We grew up together in Yulee, Fla. We shared old school memories as kids, climbing trees, going we grew...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Deborah Duran - MI - family

“my darling son,my only son.jesus took you away from me from this earth.but my heart reasures me your spirit is with jesus.part of my heart is sore...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: lynda boccella - portsmouth, VA

When we were children “As children we played together and had fun and we were innocent and pure. As teenagers we were friends and had fun and watched out for each other and...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Penny Bearden - PORTSMOUTH, VA

“In loving memory of Uncle Bubba. Deepest condolences to my mom and grandma, Penny and Lynda, and to Aunt Michele and family. Bubba will be deeply...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Abby Stevens - Chesapeake, VA

Vernon Edward Johnson, 54, of Meggett, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Saturday, April 14, 2018. His Memorial Service will be held Thursday, April 26, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC.,WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service.

Vernon was born May 9, 1963 in Fernandina Beach, Florida, son of Lynda Johnson Boccella and the late Victor Edward Johnson. He was a construction worker and during his career in the construction trade, he worked as a house framer primarily and later he worked in remodeling and restoration. The job he was most proud of was the Aiken House in Downtown Charleston. He hand made the spindles for the staircase, which was no easy task. Vernon loved to read and study history, especially The Civil War era. He loved riding motorcycles, being outdoors with nature and animals of every kind. He especially loved Pit bulls and eventually became known to everyone as "Bulldog".

He is survived by his mother, Lynda Boccella, a sister Penny Bearden, his partner, Michele A Blancett; her sisters, Marilyn Laserna and Sherri McCall and parents, Mickey and Judy Blancett.

Memorials may be made to Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary, 5604 New Road, Hollywood, SC 29449.