Shane Michael Johnson Sr., 50, of Fayetteville NC, was born on September 26, 1971. At 4:56 AM October 5,2021, the Lord welcomed his faithful son home into his glorious kingdom. Shane served honorably in the 82nd Airborne Division and is also a graduate of East Carolina University. Shane continued his career after the military as a civilian at Womack Army Medical Center. Shane is survived by his loving wife, BillyJo Johnson; three sons, Shane Wickliffe Jr. and wife Jessica of Benton AR, Dalton Johnson of Fayetteville NC, Joshua Johnson of Fayetteville NC; his mother and step-father, Robert and Julia Burgess of Jonesboro AR; his in-laws, John and Sharon Johnson of Fayetteville NC; he was Pawpaw to one grandson, Bo Wayne Wickliffe of Benton AR; as well as his sisters, nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his father, Alford Marion Wickliffe.
For anyone who would like to attend and honor his life, are warmly welcomed for Shane and his family on Wednesday October 13, 2021.
There will be a visitation and a service following afterwards at Rogers and Breece Funeral Home, 500 Ramsey St, Fayetteville NC, starting at 11 AM on the 13th of October. The service will then proceed to the Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery at Ft Bragg at 2 PM for Mr. Shane to receive his Military Honors and for his burial.
His fight is no longer here on Earth, and he fought a true warriors battle. He was a loving husband, a wonderful father, a good son, hardworking and a friend to all that knew him. He never met a stranger and was always willing to go the extra mile for anyone. Please pray for our family during our time of loss, as no measure of time will ever be able to heal our hearts.
If you would like to make a memorial donation in lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial donations be made in honor of Shane to the VVA Chapter 966 PO box 1073 in West End NC 27376.