Johnnie Bishop, age 67, of
Science Hill, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 23, 2016,
at his residence.
Johnnie was born on June 22,
1949, in Science Hill, son of the late Claude and Nora Swallows
He married Myrna Todd on February 19,
1968, in Science Hill.
He was a farmer and enjoyed his horses.
Johnnie was a member of the Union Church
He is survived by his wife,
Myrna; his son, David (and Robin) Bishop, of Science Hill; his
daughters, Marcie (and Ty) Courtright, of Eubank and Missy (and
Rick) Ware, of Science Hill; his brother, Lloyd Bishop, of
Indianapolis; his sister, Velma Hollaman, of Union; his
grandchildren, Whitney Brooks, Dakota Cassada, Jon David Bishop,
Jereme Flynn and Ryan Ware; and his great-grandchildren, Madilyn
Brooks, Aaeden Cassada and Jenny Flynn.
Preceding Johnnie in death are
his parents; his brothers, Paul, Howard and Elmer Bishop; and
his sister, Lucille Payne.
Visitation will be Friday,
August 26, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will follow
the visitation, on Friday, at 1:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel with Elder Bill Ponder officiating.
Burial will be in Etna Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.