Garrell D. Johnson, 54, of Decatur, IL, passed away March 20, 2014, in Decatur Memorial Hospital. Garrell was born December 9, 1959, in Decatur, the son of D.E. “Ace” Johnson and Susanne Lane. He was employed in auto body repair and loved to work on show cars. He enjoyed music and going to concerts. Garrell was known for his sense of humor and loved to make people laugh. He leaves behind his son Shane Johnson, brother Darrell Johnson, and step-brother Jerry Baker. He was preceded in death by his parents and son Shannon Johnson. Memorial services to celebrate Garrell’s life were on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Oak Grove Church of the Nazarene in Decatur. Memorial contributions may be made to the wishes of the family in c/o Shane Johnson. The family of Garrell D. Johnson was served by the Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home in Decatur, IL.
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