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Robert Clem (Bobby) Johnson, 72, Columbia, KY (1948-2021)

Robert Clem "Bobby" Johnson of Columbia passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at his residence. He was 72 years old.

The family has chosen cremation, and a celebration of his life will be held at a later date.

He was born December 28, 1948, in Adair County, to the late Elza and Odella Burton Johnson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Johnson and three sisters, Priscilla Johnson, Ruby Pike and Sharon Johnson

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters - Billie Kay (Todd) Wilson of Columbia and Virginia (Rob) Schenck of Earleton, Florida
  • One step-daughter - Michelle Cesar of Louisville
  • Two brothers - Lee Johnson and George Johnson both of Russell Springs
  • One sister - Paulette Bray of Russell Springs
  • Two grandchildren - Skyler and Mary Schenck
  • Several other relatives and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Robert Clem (Bobby) Johnson, 72, Columbia, KY (1948-2021)

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