Barry Neil Johnson, 57, of Natural Bridge Station died Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at his home.

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Barry Neil Johnson, 57, of Natural Bridge Station passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at his home. 

Born July 2, 1964, in Lexington, he was a son of Wilford Randolph Johnson and the late Frances Viola Reynolds Johnson .

In addition to his mother he is preceded in death by his infant daughter, Kallie Frances Rylie Johnson, and mother-in-law, Nancy Graves.

Barry graduated from NaturalBridgeHigh School. He loved to watch UVA games and hunt.  He enjoyed going to the race track, especially NASCAR (he was a Kyle Busch fan).  Barry also loved to watch the New York Yankees and the Redskins play.

In addition to his father he is survived by his loving wife of 33 years Donna who was his caregiver for the last 7 years during his illness and was always by his side; a brother, Gary R. Johnson (Carolyn); sisters-in-law Debbie Mohler (Odie) and Margie Koogler (David); brother-in-law Charles E. Graves (Lori); nephews Gary R. Johnson Jr. and Matt Mohler; nieces Heather Mohler, Nicole Koogler Clark (Jonathan), Courtney Koogler Ercolano (Sam) and Samantha Graves; great-nieces Hadleigh Martin, Alexis Clark, Charlie Clark and Allie Warnick; great-nephews Rylan Mohler, Will McDougle, Beau Breeden and Treyce McCormick; father-in-law Charles L. Graves; many friends; and two special furry friends, Codie and Molly.

Due to COVID, there will be a private family service.

The family wants to extend a special thanks to the DavitaKidneyDialysisCenter in Lexington.

Memorial contributions may be made in Barry's name to the Diabetes and Kidney Foundations.

Arrangements by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.


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