James W.

Birth

Jim, as he was commonly known, was Hettie Brown's fourth child with Jack Johnson.
He was born James Washington Johnson on October 15,1879 in Kellis Store, Kemper County, MS

Wife and Children

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Spouse: Georgia Lee Jack
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Birth: 5 Jul 1876 MS
Death: 27 Jun 1969 Kemper Co., MS
Father: Phillanders Hull
Mother: Mary Jack

Children
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1 M: Williard Johnson
Birth: 6 Sep 1903
Death: 15 Oct 1991
Spouse: Willie Lewis
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2 M: Laymon Johnson
Birth: 3 Sep 1905
Death: 16 Aug 1984
Spouse: Bertha Yarborough
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3 F: Hettie Viola Johnson
Birth: 3 Sep 1904
Death: 15 Apr 2001
Spouse: Major Ardell Wilson Sr.
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4 M: Jack Johnson
Birth: 6 Jan 1906
Death: 13 Jun 1997
Spouse: Leatha Turner
Friend: Mother of Child
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5 M: Roscoe Johnson
Birth: 26 Oct 1907
Death: 17 Feb 1969
Spouse: Tessola (Chisholm-Williams)
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6 M: John Lee Johnson
Birth: 8 Feb 1912
Death: 27 May 1945
Spouse: Alice F.
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7 M: Curlee Johnson
Birth: 19 Mar 1910
Death: 24 Jul 1972
Spouse: Oleathel Welch
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8 M: Holide Johnson
Birth: 9 Oct 1912
Death: 30 Apr 1996
Never married
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9 M: Elmer Johnson
Birth: 13 Dec 1914
Death: 31 Dec 1998
Spouse: Marcella
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10 F: Helene Johnson
Birth: 5 Jul 1915
Death: 25 Aug 2009
Spouse: Jimmy “Dee” Mcintosh
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11 M: Verta C. Johnson
Birth: 25 Nov 1919
Death: 18 Mar 1976
Spouse: Elizabeth

Death

Jim died June 20, 1957. He is laid to rest in Chamberlain Cemetery West in Preston, MS