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Bobby Ray Johnson

Bobby Ray Johnson, 80, passed away April 30, 2019. He was born Sept. 1, 1938 in Corpus Christi, to Claude M. and Mabel Upton Johnson. He was lovingly known as Poppa to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Uncle Bob to his nieces and nephews and Big Bob to everyone else.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one, brother, Jimmy Johnson; and one sister, Sue Mills.

He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Vivian Johnson of Mathis; two sons, Bobby R. Johnson Jr. and his wife, Chris, and their six children and two great- grandchildren,; and Travis Johnson and his wife, Lainie, and their three daughters and one greatgrandchild; numerous nieces nephews, brothers-in law,and sisters-in-law.

Visitation was held Friday, May 3, 2019 at Charlie Marshall Funeral Home in Aransas Pass. A memorial service was held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Aransas Pass.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to First Baptist Church of Aransas Pass, South Texas Children’s Home in Beeville or the charity of your choice.

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Arrangements entrusted to Charlie Marshall Funeral Homes and Crematory.


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