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Michael Dewey Johnson, 63, was born on Aug. 1, 1958 to the parentage of Dewey Johnson and the late Sallie Johnson of Jackson. On Monday, March 7, 2022, Michael quietly answered the Master’s call at Saad’s Hospice Facility in Mobile.

Michael was a great cook, he enjoyed telling jokes and spending time with family and friends.

Michael leaves to cherish his unforgettable memories, his father; daughter, Riesa Johnson (Antwan James) of Grove Hill; five sons, Michael Johnson of California, Marcus (LaToya) Ezell of Shreveport, La., Micheal Adrea (NaTasha) Johnson of Baltimore, Md., Victor Adams of McIntosh and Justin Adams of Mobile; two sisters, Chinnisha Chapman and Stella Johnson, both of Jackson; four brothers, Robert (Aslean) Johnson of Mt Vernon, Joe (Doris) Johnson of Calvert, Roosevelt Johnson and Stanley Johnson, both of Jackson; grandchildren, Zachariah Johnson, MaKayla Johnson, Dominique Johnson, Michael Johnson Jr., Indiyah Ezell, Makai Ezell, Torri Ezell, Brian Lewis, Kennedy Lewis and Jayden James; with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends; special friends, Angie Williams of Jackson, Charles Philon, Angela Jordan and Michael Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his mother; his wife, Jane Adams Johnson; brother, Comma C.; a sister, Margaret (Ernest) Trent; grandparents, Viola and Charlie Johnson; nephew, Joe Johnson Jr.; and several aunts and uncles.

A graveside service was Tuesday, March 15 at 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Jackson with Pastor Kenneth Jones as the eulogist.

Condolences may be left for the family at

Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.


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