- PEACHTREE CITY, GA - Patrick Francis Johnson, 74, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018, in Fayetteville, GA. following a short illness. His family was at his bedside. He was born April 29, 1944, in Florence, SC, the son of Gen. Louis F. Johnson and Rose Hickey Johnson of Augusta, ME. Pat retired after forty years with Delta Air Lines in Atlanta. Most of that time he served as a Flight Attendant. Pat served 22 years in the Maine Air National Guard and retired as a TSGT/E6. He enjoyed serving alongside his father and two brothers, Mike and Rick. He was a graduate of John Bapst High School, Bangor; Class of 1962. Pat also attended Husson Business College in Bangor prior to beginning his airline career. Pat was predeceased by his parents. He is survived by his one son, Patrick L. Johnson, of Jacksonville, FL. and Patrick's son, Aiden; one daughter, Jennifer J. Manly of Cumming, GA., and Jennifer's children Andy Lynne and Robby; two brothers Michael Johnson and wife, Mary Ellen of Brewer and Richard Johnson and wife, Jonnie, of Brewer; one sister Rose Ann Johnson of Augusta, and several nieces and nephews that he felt very close to. Dear friends, Ginger Valentine of Cumming and Kenny Botte of Atlanta, were part of Pat's special family circle. He will be sadly missed, never forgotten. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Peachtree City, where he served as a lector for several Patrick and Jennifer express their deepest thanks to their dad's friends, staff and caregivers at Gardens of Fayetteville for the excellent care provided these past several years. Their kindness went above and beyond in their show of genuine love, concern and care. Also special thanks to the nurses and caregivers of Southern Grace Hospice & Palliative Care of McDonough, especially Angela and Brandy who provided gentle care and comfort in his last hours with his family. To Dr. Frank Alena of Piedmont Physicians, and his staff, we cannot thank you enough for the constant, excellent care and friendship you provided for so many years. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home of Peachtree City, GA. The family expresses special thanks to them for their guidance and respectful care of this kind man. Per Pat's wishes, no local service will be held. Pat's remains will be interred at a later date in the Maine State Veterans Cemetery in Augusta.
Published on  May 16, 2018