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WILSON -- Luther "Buster" Ralph Johnson, 79, died Sunday.

The funeral will be conducted Tuesday 7 p.m. in the chapel of Joyner's Funeral Home, 4100 US 261-A West. A private burial, with military honors, will be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park. The Rev. Johnny Hudson will officiate.

Prior to retirement, Mr. Johnson was a farmer and was a supervisor with Voith Fabrics and Burlington Mills in Wilson.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy "Dot" Lee Johnson; two daughters, Martha Edwards and Freida Taylor of Wilson; a son, Donald "Don" Johnson of Wilson; a sister, Patsy Skinner of Winterville; and a brother, Joseph M. "Pete" Johnson of Wilson.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday night, beginning at 7, at Joyner's Funeral Home, and other times at 4908 Webb Lake Road.

Published in Obituaries on January 24, 2005 1:48 PM