Donald Lee Johnson, 62, of Statesville, N.C., passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at Iredell Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Johnson was born September 6, 1958, in Iredell County, N.C., and was the son of Lorene Gertrude Rash Johnson and the late Charlie Rash. He was a graduate of Statesville City Schools and was a self-employed skilled painter. He enjoyed playing golf and painting in his spare time.

In addition to his mother, Don is survived by one son, Josh Johnson and wife Joni of Statesville; two grandsons, Aidan and Dylan Johnson; one brother, David R. Johnson and wife Elaine of Statesville; and one nephew, Eric Johnson of Statesville.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, October 5, 2020, at Fairview Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will visit with friends 1 to 2 p.m. before the funeral hour.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Baptist Church Building Fund, 349 Turnersburg Highway, Statesville, NC 28625.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Troutman Funeral Home is serving the family.

%d bloggers like this: