Connie Marvette Johnson, Sr., 59, born March 5, 1960, passed away on September 1, 2019. He was born and raised in Coden, Alabama.
Marvette, "The King of Shrimping", was a lifelong commercial fisherman and Captain of the Stella Lynn for fourty-one hardworking years. He was a loving and devoted husband to Mrs. Debbie, an amazing father to Connie Jr. and Constance, a caring father-in-law to John Rice, and a proud Papa to Stella and Harper.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Wilson and Mazie Johnson; his brothers, Ronald and Wilson Jr.; and his sister, Wanda.
He is survived by his loving wife, Debbie; his children, Connie Jr. and Constance; his brothers, Ricky (Thelma) and Wayne (Cindy), his sisters, Sonia and Cherry (James), as well as many other family and friends.
A visitation, in his honor, will take place on September 5, 2019 from 5:30 pm - 8 pm at Lighthouse of Hope Church on 11501 Argyle Rd, Irvington, AL 36544. His funeral will be held the following day, September 6, 2019, at 11 am, with burial to immediately follow at Oddfellows Cemetery.