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Darell Wayne Johnson

February 20, 1963 October 3, 2018
Darell Wayne Johnson
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Darell Wayne Johnson entered his eternal home on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at the age of 55. He was born on February 20, 1963 in Muskogee to Gerald and Carolyn Phillips Johnson. He met the love of his life, Debbie Cole in grade school and the chase was on. Though they went down different paths for a while, eventually those paths led them back to each other. Darell married Debbie Cole, the love of his life, on Saturday, November 13, 2004 at Wainwright Community Church. He worked the pipeline for a while, Midas Muffler in Muskogee, L &C Automotive and in 1995 he began working for the Oklahoma State Department of Transportation. Darell was a Master Mechanic and was the shop floor supervisor for the State Dept. of Transportation. He enjoyed motorcycles, especially his Harley, restoring old ford trucks, gardening, fishing, but most of all loved spending time with his family and his lifelong friends, Robert Peal, Jim Summers, Chuck Hatcher, Mark Bullard and Wayne Lindsey. Darell will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him. He was preceded in death by his son, Jeremiah; grandparents, Floyd and Eva Phillips and August and Catherine Johnson.
Darell is lovingly survived by his wife Debbie of the home; parents, Gerald and Carolyn Johnson; sister, Dana Isbell and her husband Danny all of Wainwright; his sons, Matt Colbert and his wife Leanne of Gore, Ryan Colbert and his girlfriend of Eufaula, Scotty Johnson of Wainwright. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Tristen, Troy, Mikey, Lynzi and Kymber; a nephew, Dalton Isbell of Wainwright, other extended family and a lifetime of friends.
Darell’s family will greet friends from 4PM to 6PM on Monday, October 8, 2018 at Garrett Family Funeral Home of Checotah.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Wainwright with Reverend Wayne Lindsey, ministering. Burial will follow in the Middleton Chapel Cemetery in Oktaha with Robert Peal, Jimmy Summers, Chuck Hatcher, Roy Johnson Clint Staton and Tim Nickels will serve as Casket Bearers. Mike Anderson, Darrin Armstrong and Russell Bennett will serve as Honorary Casket Bearers. You may share online condolences with Darell’s Family @ www.garrettfamilyfuneralhome.com. The family of Darell Wayne Johnson entrusted his care, services and burial to John & Kim Garrett of Garrett Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service 311 SW 2nd Checotah, OK 74426 (918) 473-2244.


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10:00 AM 10/8/2018 10:00:00 AM - 6:00 PM 10/8/2018 6:00:00 PM
Garrett Family Funeral Home

311 S.W. Second Street
Checotah, OK 74426

Garrett Family Funeral Home
311 S.W. Second Street Checotah 74426 OK
United States

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Monday

8

Oct

4:00 PM 10/8/2018 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 10/8/2018 6:00:00 PM
Garrett Family Funeral Home

311 S.W. Second Street
Checotah, OK 74426

Garrett Family Funeral Home
311 S.W. Second Street Checotah 74426 OK
United States

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Tuesday

9

Oct

1:00 PM 10/9/2018 1:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Wainwright

1st St
Wainwright, OK 74468

First Baptist Church of Wainwright
1st St Wainwright 74468 OK
United States
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