April 25, 2019

Johnny Erickson 1937 – 2018

Funeral services for Johnny Erickson, 81, of Memphis, MO, formerly of Gorin, will be held Sunday afternoon, Nov. 25, 2018, at 1:00 P.M. at the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis with Brother Allen Fitzgerald officiating. Interment will follow in the Gorin Cemetery at Gorin, MO with full military honors being provided by the Wallace W. Gillespie V.F.W Post # 4958 of Memphis, MO and two Honor Guard from his unit.

Visitation is scheduled for  Saturday afternoon, Nov. 24, 2018, from 12 until 7 p.m with the family present from 5 to 7 that evening to receive friends.

Johnny passed away Wednesday night, Nov. 21, 2018, at the Scotland County Hospital in Memphis with his family by his side.

He is survived by his loving wife: Georgia of Gorin, MO; two daughters: Terri Dobson and special friend, Jules Dixon of Erie, CO and Tammi Dobson Dale of Memphis; two grandchildren: Aaron (Anna) Dale of Memphis and Aimee (Collin) Shultz of Gorin, MO; seven great-grandchildren: Vincent, Olivia, Zavier and Sylvia Dale and Brinley, Brantlee and Bromley Shultz; two brothers: Oren (Celina) Erickson of Rutledge, MO and Ralph (Betty) Erickson of Gorin, MO along with nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the Scotland County Antique Fair Association and can be left at or mailed to the Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St.,  Memphis, MO 63555.

An expression of sympathy may be sent to the Erickson family by logging onto Payne’s website at www.paynefuneralchapel.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.