JOHNSON, Roy Henry
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Dr. Roy Henry Johnson, 80, of Marietta, GA, peacefully passed away 2/15/2014. He is survived by his beloved wife of 43 yrs, the Rev. Susan Johnson; children, Philip C. Johnson, Christopher W. Johnson, and Jacqueline Johnson Martin; brother, Steve Johnson; sister, Eleanor Power and grandchildren, Matthew, Daniel, Kyra, Anna, and James. He was born in Moline, IL in 1933. He attended Rock Island H.S. and later graduated with a Bachelors and Masters in Music Composition from Eastman School of Music and a Doctorate from Florida St. University in 1960. Roy was a Professor at Florida St. University, School of Music from 1960-1997. Active in church all his life, he served 38 years as Organist/Choir Master at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Tallahassee. The Burial Office will be Sunday, 2/23/2014, 4:30 pm at St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church, Marietta, GA. Music Organ Fund donations can be made to Tributes and condolences can be made at Arrangements entrusted to SouthCare Cremation and Funeral Society. 770-420-5557

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