Jesse Everette Johnson, Jr., 77, of Bridgeport, Texas, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013, in Decatur, Texas. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in East Bridgeport Cemetery. Melvin Castleberry will officiate. Visitation is from 6:00 - 8:00 PM Monday, July 1, 2013 at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
Jesse was born June 9, 1936, in Fort Worth, Texas to Ola Maude (Greer) and Jesse Everette Johnson, Sr. He was a quality controller who retired from Hanson Aggregates. He served his country in the U. S. Air Force. Jesse married Patsy Palmer on August 9, 1969 in Houston, Texas. He was an avid football fan, especially Texas A&M.