Dennis worked for Air Products and Chemicals in Calvert City, Ky. for 38 years. He was very active in his community and church, serving as a deacon at First Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Dennis was an Army veteran and loved golfing and riding bikes.
Survivors include his mother, Doris Johnson of Murfreesboro, Tenn., formerly of Metropolis; one daughter, Sheryl Rolfe and husband Jack of Metropolis; two sons, Paul Johnson and wife Kathy of Grantsburg and Joe Johnson and wife Cathy of Cunningham, Ky.; two sisters, Phyllis Vick and husband Claud and Beverly Allen, all of Murfreesboro; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Clinton Johnson; and his wife, Shirley Johnson.
Funeral service was held Saturday at First Baptist Church in Metropolis with Bro. Louis W. Brinker and Dr. Joe Buchanan officiating. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis was in charge of the arrangements