‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Graveside Service

Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
Friday August 12th, 2022
2:00pm - 2:30pm

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Christopher's visitation.

Christopher Wade Johnson

     Christopher Wade Johnson, 52, of Nebo, NC, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2022, while surrounded by his loved ones at his residence.


     Christopher was born in Oakland County, Michigan, on August 13, 1969, to the late Fred Dewey Johnson and Helen Denise Popp Johnson. He was married to Gwendolyn C. Johnson. Christopher served his country proudly as a US Navy SEAL and as a private security contractor. He served in multiple combat operations in various overseas theaters. He was a member of the VFW and the Loyal Order of the Moose. He will be greatly missed.


     Survivors include his wife, Gwendolyn Johnson; two children, Tarin Duffey (Bray) and Zachary Johnson; a sister, Kelley Michels (Jeff); a brother, Steve Johnson (Robyn); three nephews, Nicholas Michels, Dominic Michels, and Steven Johnson; and a niece, Taylur Johnson.


     A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, August 12, 2022, at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain.


     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Christopher Johnson, please visit our flower store.

Make a donation to Wounded Warrior Project in honor of Christopher Wade Johnson


Gonna miss you brother

Andre Dalrymple Aug 12 2022 8:23 AM

Until we meet in heaven ❤️❤️

Erica Rich Jul 31 2022 8:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Christopher Johnson

Tina Cola Jul 31 2022 2:08 PM

We love you Chris you will be missed dearly

Alex s. Jul 31 2022 12:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Christopher Johnson

Buddy Main Jul 31 2022 11:20 AM

❤️ sent to you and family! He is flying high with the Angels

Joyce & Gene Giger Jul 29 2022 8:54 PM

A photo was added for Christopher Wade Johnson

Gwendolyn Johnson Jul 29 2022 2:04 PM