Fred Johnson

JOHNSON, Fred Grundy, Jr., 43, of Wellsburg, died February 14, 2013 OVMC in Wheeling.

He was born June 17, 1969 to the late Fred G. and Norma Straight Johnson Sr. He was a river barge pilot for Tow and Line River Service and a Christian by faith.

He is survived by his wife Holly Jo Ashbrook Johnson; three sons, Shawn Ashbrook, Fred G. Johnson III, and Ethan Johnson all at home; three daughters, Kayla Wright and her husband CJ of Follansbee, Samantha Johnson and her fiance, Tim Faulkner of Follansbee, and Danielle Johnson at home, one sister, Lenna Clifton and her husband Glen of OH. and one sister-in-law, Sharon Ashbrook-Morris and her husband Jimmy; and one grandson, Blake Wright; three nieces, Tori Morris, Shyanne Ashbrook, and Kyleigh Ryanne Morris; and one nephew, Shane Clifton.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday February 19, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, with Pastor Lori Williams officiating. Interment will be at Kadesh Chapel Cemetery in Beech Bottom.

In lieu of flowers family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Fred Johnson funeral fund c/o Reasner Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at