Charles Milton Johnson, 64, a resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away unexpectantly Tuesday, May 23, 2023 at his home. He was born June 12, 1958 to Milton and Martha (Taylor) Johnson in Centralia, MO.
Charles graduated from Blue Springs High School in 1976. He was united in marriage to his High School sweetheart Debra Jane Dorris on October 31, 1986 in Independence, MO. Charles spent his working career as a heavy machine operator for Local #53 for 35 years. He was a member of the Hot Rod Club. Charles also enjoyed working on and showing unique classic cars. His greatest joy came from spending time with his children and especially his grandchildren.
Survived by his son, Charles A. Johnson and wife Alana and their children, Alexander, Charlotte, and Emersyn of Grafton, MA; daughter, Raelynn Basney and her children, Logan and Danielle of Kansas City, MO; siblings, Robert Johnson of Grain Valley, MO, Sharon Spillers of Sedalia, MO, Judy Guebert and husband Perry of Cape Girardeau, MO, Leisa Penix of Sedalia, MO, Gary Ladue and wife Carole of Albany, NY, Clinton Ladue and wife Donna of Sedalia, MO. Charles is preceded in death by his loving wife, Debra Johnson; parents, Milton and Martha Johnson.
A celebration of Charles and Debra’s lives will be held 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 2, 2023 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care Make a Donation – Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care (kchospice.org) Memories and words of comfort for the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com