Floyd Wayne Johnson passed away Monday, April 13, 2020, at his home in Holdenville, Oklahoma at the age of 83.
Floyd was born January 31, 1937 in Tupelo, Oklahoma to Harley Aulden Johnson and Sallie Belle Anderson Johnson. He graduated from Tupelo High School in 1955. Floyd attended East Central University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree and a Masters of Administration degree.
He married Betty Ruth Hyatt on August 6, 1960 at the First Baptist Church in Tupelo. He was active in the Lions Club, Holdenville Booster Club, and was a Deacon at First Baptist Church in Holdenville where he had been a member for 56 years. He came to Holdenville in 1964 and taught in Holdenville and Yeager for over 30 years. He retired in 1995. He enjoyed teaching, fishing, OU Sooners, and Holdenville Wolverines. He loved his church and his family.
Floyd is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters. He is survived by his wife, Betty, of the home; children, Phillip “Phil” Johnson of Norman, Jill Porter and husband Sid of Moore, Amy Morrison and husband Donnie of Holdenville, and Beth Black and husband Josh of Holdenville; eight grandchildren, T.J. Morrison, Addison Hall, Mikayla Morrison, Maci Hall, Hunter Morrison, Bailee Black, Bo Black, and Brayden Black; one great-granddaughter, Ellie Jay; siblings, sister Betty Raunikar of Ada, and brother Donny Johnson of Allen. Floyd is also survived by numerous other relatives and friends.
Private family services will be held.
A scholarship fund has been set up in honor of Floyd and Betty Johnson at the First National Bank & Trust, 821 E Hwy, Holdenville, Oklahoma 74848. Both were long time teachers at the Holdenville Public Schools.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hudson-Phillips Funeral Home in Holdenville, Oklahoma.