On Thursday, May 13, 2021, Billy Robert Johnson passed away at the age of 78 in Gillette, WY. He was born in Loxberg, AR on June 11, 1942, to Pershing (PJ) and Esther Johnson. Billy graduated from Reagan County High School in Big Lake, TX and later to Gillette in 1968 where he worked in the oil industry.
He met his wife, Donna, and they were married in 1975. They later ventured into the carwash business and started EZ Auto Wash.
Billy is survived by wife, Donna Johnson; sister, Francis (Fran) Johnson; children, Walter (Tiffany) Johnson; Scott (Melissa) Johnson; Piper Volz; Timothy (Virginia) Bath; Randy (Dana) Bath; grandchildren, Jake, Tiffani, Toni, Stephanie, Chrystal, Brittney, Jerald, Brandie, Kayla, Johnnie, Michael, and eleven great-grandkids.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Billy’s name to benefit The Shriner’s Children’s Hospital.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 21, 2021 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church with Deaconess Colleen Teeuwe officiating; interment to follow at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.
Memorials and condolences may also be sent in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at www.gillettememorialchapel.com.
Some obituaries have been republished with permission from Gillette Memorial Chapel.