Luther Johnson Jr., 73

Luther Johnson, Jr.
Luther Johnson, Jr.

Luther Johnson, Jr., a native of Oakland, Ca., passed away on Sun. Aug. 11, 2019, with his family by his side.

Johnson was born on Dec. 4, 1945. He attended Lockwood, Havenscourt and Castlemont High School and graduated from Laney College.

Johnson served his country during the Vietnam War with the U.S. Navy. He was em­ployed by the Peralta Commu­nity College District for more than 25 years and several job classifications with the Team­ster’s Union. He was a great lover of the fine arts and played the saxophone and flute.

He is survived by his daughter Jahlilah Johnson; grandsons Jahleel Stephen and Jayceon Jackson; brother Terrence Johnson; sister Gail Johnson Murphy and a loving extended family.

Services will be held Mon­day Aug. 19, 2019, 11:00 a.m. at Fouche’s Hudson Funeral Home, 3665 Telegraph Ave. in Oakland.


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