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Luther Lewis Johnson

January 9, 1944 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 76)


Luther Lewis Johnson, 76, of Hope Mills, went to be with the Lord on January 4th, 2021.

Luther was born January 9th, 1944 to the late Luther William Johnson and Bernice Quick Johnson of Fayetteville. He graduated from 71st High School on May 31st, 1963 and a Veteran of the United States Army. Luther was a Auto Mechanic over 55 years. He learned this life long career working side by side with his father in the family business where he retired from Rocket Auto Parts in the Summer of 2014. He was a simple, easy going man that always offered a helping hand. Luther loved his wife & kids and our Lord and Savior with all his heart. Luther was a proud member of the Sharon Baptist Church of Fayetteville.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 1pm in the Jernigan-Warren Chapel.  Burial will follow in the Cross Creek Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his sister Betty Jean Johnson.

Luther is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 48 years, Barbara Letchford Johnson of Hope Mills ; son, Luther Johnson of New York ; son, Johnnie and his wife, Michelle Johnson of Hope Mills ; son, Russell Johnson of Hope Mills ; son, Max Johnson of Hope Mills; and daughter, Ashley Johnson and partner Kevin Edwards of Indiana; Luther had 9 Grandchildren, Abigail and Daylah Johnson; Gannon Johnson, Ethan, Hailey, and Gracie Johnson ;Trinity and Chasity Johnson, and Cora Jean Edwards; and a sister, Janie Smith of Cedar Creek, along with many nieces and nephews in North Carolina and Virginia.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements by Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home, 545 Ramsey St. Fayetteville, N.C. 28301



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Funeral Service
January 14, 2021

1:00 PM
Jernigan - Warren Chapel

January 14, 2021

2:00 PM
Cross Creek Cemetery (Sec 1-5)
280 Lamon St.
Fayetteville, NC 28301

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