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Johnnie Floyd

October 29, 1952 ~ April 30, 2022 (age 69)

Obituary

Mr. Johnnie Lee Bruster Floyd, affectionately known to family and friends as “Bruster” and “Shortie” transitioned from earth to his heavenly home on April 30, 2022, at the age of 69. He was born October 29, 1952, in Horry County to the late Benjamin Harold Floyd II and Mrs. Eva Pearl Brown-Floyd.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Benjamin H. Floyd III and Donald Lee Floyd. 

Johnnie attended Frederick Douglas High School in Manhattan, NY and Whittemore High School in Conway, SC. After school he started his employment in plumbing for five years, Grove Manufacturer for ten years, Terex for thirteen years and lastly Graham EZGO until his health no longer allowed him.

Johnnie confessed Christ as his Lord and Savior during a great revival at Prince Chapel MBC, under the leadership of his brother Rev. Dr. Kenneth E. Floyd Sr. He was baptized on September 20, 1998, and given the right hand of fellowship into the Mt. Triumph MBC on October 18, 1998.

Johnnie was a kind-hearted and giving person who loved his family.

 Johnnie leaves to cherish his memories: loving companion of twenty-four years Wanda Richard of Georgetown, SC., children; Shaunette Gathers (Kenneth) of Conway, SC; Torillo Flores of Teaneck, NJ;  Tanisha Floyd-Porter (Wendell) of Fayetteville, NC; one brother Rev. Dr. Kenneth E. Floyd Sr. (Anna) of Conway, SC; one-step brother; Norman Jackson, three step-sisters; Charlese Alston, Mattie F. Collier, Mary Ann Washington; nine grandchildren: Shakira Gibbons (Granny), Francesca Gathers, Roger Gathers, Megan Jackson, Kiarra Gathers, Siera Gathers, Precious Gathers, Che Flores, Josiah Floyd(Little Knot), and Jeremiah Porter (Little-Little Knot), seven great grandchildren; one niece Lashawn Floyd; four nephews, Kenneth E. Floyd Jr, Christopher J. Brantley, Terald D. Gause, Eric Warren; Extended family; Latasha McGill, Aaliyah Linen, Jayshiawan Richard, Ashanti Richard, Ty’Keria Bates, Samara Richard, Marley Hollingsworth, and Liam McGill, Two Special Friends, Charles Gore of Georgetown, SC, and Jeff Alston of Charleston, SC. and host of sorrowing aunts, relatives, and friends that will miss him dearly.

 

 

Johnnie Floyd of Georgetown passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2022. There will be a viewing held Thursday May 5, 2022 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Conway Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday May 6, 2022 at Mason Temple Church in Conway. 

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Services

Viewing
Thursday
May 5, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Conway Chapel
1207 Grainger Rd
Conway, SC 29527

Funeral Service
Friday
May 6, 2022

2:00 PM
Mason Temple Church of God in Christ
1501 7th Ave
Conway, SC 29526

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