Lamar Johnson Jr. was born January 19, 1948 in Tyler, Texas to Lamar Johnson Sr and Janie Johnson, who preceded him in death. He departed this life on July 20, 2018 in Las Vegas at his home with Son & Family by his side to be with the Lord. He grew up in very tuff times in Texas having his first job at 10 year old. At 17 he moved to Los Angeles CA in search for a better life. He began working in the construction. In his early 20 he meet the love of his life Ida F. O'Neal, soon after they had son Lamar Johnson Jr. ll (Scooby ) and got married. Lamar loved to travel, he was the cook at all family BBQ's loved a good game of dominos always had great advice to give to family and young people in the neighborhood. He showed his love for family and friends through his actions he was a giving person and a doer with a Big Heart. His favorite job was being a Grandpa. Lamar leaves to cherish his memories Son Lamar Johnson Jr. ll daughter in law Tammy Johnson son Jeffrey Johnson Daughter Aikina Jones Grandchildren Ja'Maree, Ja'Nasia, Ta'Niyah, Asianna and Cherrish Johnson Great-grandchildren Ja'Maree Jr. , Jai Johnson sister Gladys, Mary, Gloria Bothers Lamenn, Quincy, Tony, Ray Feild Jr. and a host of nieces and nephews and many good friends.