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(January 23, 1921 – May 5, 2016)

Junior C. Johnson, 95, of Midland passed away peacefully, at home, surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 5, 2016. He was born January 23, 1921 to the late Lester and Sodona (Morris) Johnson. Junior married Ardis Crosby April 22, 1941 in Midland, she passed away on October 8, 2008.Junior served his country honorably in the United States Navy during WWII. Junior worked for Dow Chemical as an operator retiring in January of 1981. He was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church. Junior enjoyed bird hunting, softball and even being an umpire. He was an avid golfer. Junior is survived by his daughters, Karen (John) Wackerly and Brenda Lee (Bob) Eberly, grandchildren, Bradford (Tamara) Baldwin, Michelle (Nathan) Burless, Steven Eberly and great grandchildren, Brooke, Paige, Brennan, Skylar, Geoffrey and Sean.Junior was predeceased by his great granddaughter, Ally.A private burial will take place per Junior?ÇÖs wishes.Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Our Savior Lutheran Church.Smith-Miner Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.On Line condolences can be left at smithminer.com