The Duncan Banner
Johnny Black passed on to be with the Lord on Dec. 17, 2013, in McAlester.
Services are being held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20 at Grace Chapel on Cherokee Ave. in Duncan. Johnny will be laid to rest at Fairlawn Cemetery in Comanche.
Visitation for family and friends will be held at Grace Chapel in Duncan on from 5-7 p.m. today.
Johnny was born on Sept. 27, 1965, in Bakersfield, Calif. to Jerry Black and Janice Jackson. He resided in Bakersfield, Calif., Ringling, Duncan, and Norman alternately throughout his life, but lived for 15 years in McAlester.
Johnny loved working on cars and motorcycles and had a great affinity for art, but most of all Johnny loved his family and God.
Johnny is survived by his mother, Janice Jackson of Duncan; three brothers, Jimmy Black and fiancée Miranda Montgomery of Duncan, Jesse and wife Rebekah Black of Comanche, J.D. Black and fiancée Cathy Bess of Duncan; grandmother Doin Morgan of Ringling; three sisters, Cheri Hockersmith of Marietta, Tracy Bornna of Decatur, Texas, and Karen McGill of Oklahoma City; and two step-mothers Latrice Rogers of Lone Grove and Sharon Allison of Marietta; three children, Jason Black of McAlester, Josh Hendrix and his wife Kenna of Norman, and Trinh Hendrix of Norman. Johnny had a lot of nieces of nephews and seven grandchildren of Norman.
Preceded in death by his father, Jerry Black of Ringling, grandfathers Richard Morgan and Johnny Black of Ringling, step-father Floyd Jackson of Comanche and grandparents of Bakersfield, Calif.
Pallbearers will be Dylan Stewart, Jesse Black, Jeremy Black, Jason Black, Josh Hendrix, and Trihn Hendrix.