MSgt. Max Phillip Johnson, 81, of East Flat Rock passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Pardee Hospital.
A native of North Carolina, he was a son of the late Frank and Artie Johnson.
He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army retiring as Mater Sergeant.
He is survived by a daughter, Brenda Thrift and her husband Thomas; a grandson, Max Joseph Strothers; two grandsons, Joseph Keith Strothers and Joshua Phillip Strothers.
A funeral will be at 12:00 Thursday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.