Age 87 of Clarksville, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. Visitation Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. with the family present 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. at Foston Funeral Home. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 7, 2019 at Virginia Street Baptist Church. Interment Kentucky Veterans Cemetery- West. William L. Johnson was born on January 2, 1932 in Paducah, KY to the late William and Flora Hudspett Johnson. William is preceded in death by his parents, his twin, and brothers Howard and James Johnson and sisters Lena Young, Gertrude Stevenson, and Izora Connor. He leaves to cherish his memories a devoted wife of 26 years Shirley Murrill Johnson, Clarksville, TN; brother, Martin (Betty) Johnson of Hopkinsville, KY.