Dwight Mitchell Johnson, Sr., 68, passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Scotland Memorial Hospital in Laurinburg, NC.
Born in Jefferson, SC, he was a son of the late William Robert and Kathleen Hilton Johnson. Dwight attended Christian Fellowship Church and Shiloh United Methodist Church in Bennettsville. He was the retired owner and a Broadcaster of WBSC Radio Station in Bennettsville. He currently worked in sales with his son, Mitch. Dwight enjoyed playing his guitar and singing, watching the Andy Griffith Show, traveling, and broadcasting.
He is survived by his son, Dwight Mitchell “Mitch” Johnson, Jr. and wife Sheila of Lewis Center, OH; brother, William Johnson and wife Susie, of Fancy Gap, VA; sister, Sue DuBose and husband J.C. “Buddy” of Irmo, SC; grandchildren, Brianna Johnson and Laura Lizotte; longtime companion, Brenda McCaskill of Bennettsville; Mitch’s mother and friend, Janice Eubanks of Bennettsville; several nieces and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents listed above; brother, Jimmy Edward Johnson; nephews, Scott Channing DuBose and Patrick Stephen Johnson.
A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Christian Fellowship Church in Bennettsville, with a visitation to be held just prior to the service at the church from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Shiloh United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 393, Bennettsville, SC 29512 or to the Lions Club of Society Hill, c/o Brenda Nettles, 3905 Society Hill Rd., Society Hill, SC 29593.
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Johnson Family.
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