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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 9, 2017
Memphis attorney John Kimbrough Johnson Jr. died on Nov. 7. He was 75. A native of Kentucky, he graduated from Vanderbilt Law School and served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served a tour of duty in Vietnam before settling down in Memphis, where he practiced law for almost 50 years for the firm now known as Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg, and Waldrop PC. Johnson was also a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. A visitation for Johnson will be held on Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Canale Funeral Directors, 2700 Union Ave Extended. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Idlewild Presbyterian Church, 1750 Union Ave.