Rodger McRay Johnson, 85, of the 6000 block of Clare Rd. passed away on March 8, 2020. He was born on November 25, 1934 in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. He attended P.W. Moore and Winslow Schools. Rodger retired from the Local ILA 1248 as a Longshoreman and was a member of Oakwood Chapel Church of Christ D.O.C. He is predeceased by his parents, Ed and Matilda Johnson; daughter, Monzera Lahens; brothers, Randy Phillips, Joe C. Johnson, Luke Johnson and George Johnson; sisters, Sylvia Ann Jones, Pearl Davis and Bernice Sanderlin. Rodger leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Celestine Johnson; daughters, Celessie Moore (Lonnie), Evelyn Parker and Gail Ford; 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Rodger McRay Johnson
Viewing Friday, March 13, 2020 4:00pm - 8:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Service Saturday, March 14, 2020 12:00pm Oakwood Chapel Church D.O.C. 982 Avenue E Norfolk, VA 23513 Interment Woodlawn Memorial Gardens 6329 E Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23502