Johnny Lee Wakefield
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Johnny Lee Wakefield
  • March 23, 1930 - December 20, 2017
  • Houston, Texas

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Johnny Lee Wakefield born March 23, 1930 went to be with the Lord on December 20, 2017. John was preceded in death by his mother and father, Bessie Mae and Reginald Wakefield, brothers, Glen and Wendall Wakefield and sister, Reggie Foley.

John married his sweetheart Linda of 64 years on August 28, 19545. John and Linda had two children, son, Johnny L. Wakefield Jr. and wife Kristal, daughter, Deborah Kay Bucko and husband Walter; eight grandchildren, Dusty, Amy, Johnny III, Adam and wife Carly, Eric, Sydney, Rayney and Reis, 3 great-grandchildren, Riley, Jake and Hayes. John served in the Marine Corps during The Korean War. He worked for Southern Pacific Railroad for 34 years, retired in 1987 and enjoyed his retirement for 30 years. John also enjoyed hunting and fishing and was an expert gardener.