AUGUST L. (GUS)
Barrington, formerly of Camden, NJ. On August 12, 2006. Age 87. Beloved
husband of the late Irma (Carroll) Johnson and predeceased by sons
George 'Sonny Beale' Jones, and Herbert 'Nupsie' Carroll, and brother
Gus was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in Camden, NJ. He was
educated in the Camden Public School System. He enlisted in the Army in
1940, and was honorably discharged in 1944.
Mr. Johnson was appointed to the Camden City Fire Dept. in 1950, and
retired in 1961. He was a charter member and organizer of American
Legion Post #324, a member of Clarence Hill Post #1297 VFW, member of
the Berkshire Noblemen, the Men's Bible Class, and the Men's Fellowship
of the Kaighn Avenue Baptist Church.
He is survived by granddaughter Allison Beale, great granddaughter
Danielle Pomales, goddaughters Irma Taylor, and Charlene Donelson,
brothers Thomas (Mary), Preston (Evelyn), Stansbury (Edythe), sister
Romay Davis, brother in law Joseph L. Wilson, Sr., his extended family
the Wilsons, many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the viewing on Tuesday,
August 22, 2006 from 9-11 a.m. at Kaighn Avenue Baptist Church, 9th St.
& Kaighn Ave., Camden. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Interment
at Sunset Memorial Park, Pennsauken.
Arrangements by STANLEY MEMORIAL CHAPELS