Obituary for Kevin Scott Johnson
Kevin Scott Johnson was born in Tahlequah, OK on February 28, 1969 to Gretchen Johnson. He passed from this earth July 29, 2017 in Tulsa, OK. Kevin is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Suzanne Harjo and grandfather Eugene Harjo. 1 uncle Norman Harjo.
Kevin is survived by his wife Sara Beth Johnson of the home. 1 son Tinsley Braden Johnson of the home. 1 bonus baby Hannah Grant of the home.
Kevin is survived by his mother Gretchen Morgan of Muskogee
1 sister Tasha Morgan of Muskogee
Kevin is survived by 3 uncles: Bruce and Louise Harjo of Norman, OK
Kenneth and Marsha Harjo of Muskogee,
Paul and Darlene Harjo of Sapulpa, and 1 aunt Vicki Tate of Mounds.
Numerous cousins and many wonderful friends.
He attended Warner high school and received many awards for his athletic ability on the field and on the court. He played tennis on a scholarship for Connors. After graduating he received a tennis scholarship at Arkansas Tech. He worked for various county Headstarts. He had a son Braden Johnson that was his world. In December 2006, he started as a cadet at Jess Dunn Correctional Center. He quickly made rank of corporal and was sent to CLEET where he became a sworn in Peace Officer. After CLEET, he was promoted to Sergeant, and held that position for ten years. As his strength began to wane, he applied for and received case manager. He loved every bit of the work. He said, "I may never see the difference I make, but that's not going to stop me from trying." He touched many lives. We are overwhelmed with the calls, texts, post, and with each one we are reminded of how blessed we are for knowing him as a son, father, husband, brother, and friend. RIP Kevin Scott Johnson, your watch has ended.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Correctional Peace Officer Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 348390 Sacramento, CA. 95834-8390 phone (800)800-2763 Fax (916)928-5893. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Also to the Friends of the Muldrow Public Library P.O. Box 449 Muldrow, OK 74948 (918)427-6703. Thank you and I pray for peace over each of you during this time.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at All Nations Community Church by Honor Heights Park on Saturday, August 5 at 2pm.