Joe Bob Johnson was born November 15, 1936 to Leroy Johnson and Olita Smith. He was a proud member of the U.S. Air Force and later became a licensed pilot.

He is survived by sons, Joe Bob Johnson Jr. and Todd Hutch Johnson; and two grandchildren, Carlene and Cathy Johnson. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Damon, Bill, Gerald, and LeRoy; and sister, Sherlynn.

No services will be held per his request.