News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 20, 2013

David B. Johnson


TERRE HAUTE — David B. Johnson, 53, of West Terre Haute, passed away at 5:30 p.m. on July 17, 2013, in Union Hospital. David was born on Jan. 21, 1960, in Terre Haute, to Albert Johnson and Margaret Dean Johnson.

David was retired, due to his health. He was an avid NASCAR and Mark Martin fan. He also enjoyed following the Chicago Bears and the Cincinnati Reds.

David was preceded in death by his parents and an older brother, Darrell Johnson.

He is survived by his son, Logan Johnson of Tennessee; his brother, Guy Johnson and wife Linda of Terre Haute; and his sister, Karen Bruce and her husband Guy of Terre Haute. David is also survived by his grandson and several nieces and nephews.

David had many friends and was loved by all. Those friends closest to him were Gary Richardson, who gave David great care and comfort during his illness and with whom David resided; George Richardson, whom the family would like to thank for his help in caring for David; Mike and Jan Morris; and all of David’s coworkers at the Coke plant in Terre Haute.

Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 22, at Highland Lawn Cemetery Chapel, with burial in Highland Lawn Cemetery. Greiner Funeral Home, at 2005 N. 13th St., was entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at: