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Obituary of Thomas Johan Johnson Jr. – 1977 – 2022

On Thursday, March 3, 2022, Thomas Johan Johnson Jr. passed away peacefully in his sleep after a short battle with cancer.

Tommy was born in West Columbia, South Carolina, on April 14, 1977. He had an adventurous spirit, a charismatic personality, a friendly disposition, and an infectious sense of humor. He enjoyed working on cars, riding motorcycles, and spending time with friends and family.

He is survived by his parents, Thomas Johnson (Janice) of Columbia, Joanne Harrelson (Michael) of Bonneau; his daughter, Lance Corporal Zoe Archambault; his sisters, Viva, Mary Katherine, and Ingrid Johnson; and a large, loving, extended family.

A memorial service will take place on Friday, March 18, 2022 at 2 pm in Greenlawn Memorial Park, with a reception to follow at Thompson Funeral Home, 845 Leesburg Road in Columbia. 

If desired, donations may be made to Oxford House of Columbia; to Transitions Homeless Center, 2025 Main Street, Columbia, 29201; or Harvest Hope Food Bank, P.O. Box 451, Columbia 29202.

To best honor his memory, love your family, reach out to your friends, and be kind to strangers.