Dava Hearman Johnson

April 20, 1935 ~ December 22, 2021 (age 86)

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Dava Hearman Johnson, 86, of Springfield, passed away December 22, 2021, in Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was born April 20, 1935, in Lawrence County, Ohio, the son of John and Hazel (Thacker) Johnson. Mr. Johnson enjoyed gardening and listening to blue grass music. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and had retired from Navistar following 37 years of service. Survivors include his loving wife; Peggy Sue (Boggs) Johnson, two sons; Joshua Johnson and Thomas (Susan) Johnson, two grandchildren; Travis and Kayla, two great grandchildren; Dawson and Kenzley and one on the way, siblings; Aunita Morningstar, Bonnie (Orville) Lyons and Richard (Debbie) Johnson and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by sisters; Darlene Ferguson, Diane Pressnell and Nancy Pressnell, brothers; Dee Johnson, Dannie Johnson and Tommy Johnson, his first wife; Joanne Johnson and his parents. Graveside funeral services, with Military Honors, will be held at 2:30PM Wednesday in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. Burial will follow. Arrangements are being handled by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN-FUNERAL HOME. Condolences may be shared at


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Funeral Service
January 5, 2022

2:30 PM
Glen Haven Memorial Gardens
8200 W. National Rd.
New Carlisle, OH 45344

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