Justin Maurell, “Philly Phil“ and “Cap” Johnson, 29, of Decatur, GA, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 18, 2021.
Born on February 19, 1992 in Medina, NY, he was the loving son of Justin J. and Lesley (Riley) Johnson.
Justin excelled playing for the Medina Mustangs, #1 Jersey in Football and graduated from Medina High School in 2011. After graduating from high school, he was employed at Brunner International, Associated Brands and Orleans Pallet Company. In 2020, he moved to Decatur, GA to be close to his mother and was working as a Supervisor of FedEx. He enjoyed football and was a die-hard Philadelphia Eagles fan. Justin was always fly on the latest fashions and wore all the current trends. Above all, Justin was a devoted and loving father to his three children.
Justin is survived by his parents, Justin J. (Laylanny ) Johnson of Haughton, LA and Lesley Kamal (Khabeer)Johnson of Decatur, GA, two grandfathers, Willie Riley, and Alan Johnson, grandmother Katherine Johnson, his loving companion, Eboni Taylor, his three children, Justin Maurell “Scoop” Johnson Jr., Jaelle Johnson and Jaiceon Johnson, siblings, Justice “Alex” Johnson, Kyla Johnson, Tevin Johnson, Taj Johnson, Bobbi Johnson, Brooklyn Johnson, and Justin Johnson Jr., three uncles, Willie Riley, Trey (Erin) Johnson, and Dion Johnson, Also surviving are a host of other dear family members, cousins and friends.
Relatives and friends may call on Monday, October 4th, 2021 from 12:00 PM - 3 PM at the Oak Orchard Assembly of God Church, 12111 Ridge Rd, Medina, NY 14103, where a Going Home service will be celebrated at 3:00 PM with the visiting Pastor, Aldora Bloom officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the mother of Justin's children-Eboni Taylor, for the care of Justin’s children.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103. Please light a candle or share a memory of Justin at: www.bogantuttlefunerals.com
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To Eboni Taylor for the support and Care of his Children