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Charles  Taylor "Pop Pop" Johnson
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Obituary for Charles Taylor "Pop Pop" Johnson

Charles Taylor “Pop Pop” Johnson, 49, of Lexington, formerly of Paris, KY, died Saturday January 27, 2018 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY.
A native of Paris, KY, he was the son of Emma Marie Johnson of Lexington, KY and the late Charles T. Keene. He was an employee of the City of Lexington.
In addition to his mother he is survived by, long time girlfriend, Mary Ervin; one sister, Twana Johnson; one brother, Marlon Johnson; nephews, Marlon Johnson II, William Daryl Johnson and Charles Wallace Johnson; two special nephews, Mehki Johnson and Marlon Johnson III; niece, Analisa Johnson; five great nieces, Sky Rawlings, Aniya Johnson, Dayonna Commodore, Janaiah Commodore and Taisa Frye; mother of Charles’ nephews, Michelle Smith; an uncle, David Bailey of Albany, Georgia and an aunt, Nellie Brown of Paris, KY and a host of cousins and friends.
In addition to his father he was also preceded in death by two brothers, William Johnson and Cam Johnson.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 PM Saturday February 3, 2018 at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY by Rev. Jacques Wiggington. Burial will be in the Lodge Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11:30 AM Saturday February 3, 2018 until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Drew Thornberry, Doug Preston, Donnie Dampier, John Dampier, Duran Brown and Greg Brown.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jeff Preston, Bennie Struck, Anthony Faris, Tommy Davis, Doug Charles and Bobby Rankin.
The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY 40361.
The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home

1120 Main Street
Paris, KY 40361





1:30 PM
Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home

1120 Main Street
Paris, KY 40361

Cemetery Details


Lodge Cemetery

200 Boonetown Lane
Clintonville, KY 40361


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