Obituary of Joe Johnson


Joseph Edward Johnson, age 35, a resident of Ft. Scott, Kansas, passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at his home in Ft. Scott.

He was born October 8, 1985, in Ft. Scott, the son of Sherrie Jean Johnson and Thomas Powell, Jr.

Joe had worked for ten years as a CNA.

He enjoyed fishing.


Survivors include his mother and step-mother, Sherrie Johnson and Paula Schweikhardt of Ft. Scott and his grandmother, Beverly Brind of Ft. Scott, his uncle, Steve Johnson and two aunts, Kelly Black and Twila Russell and his grandfather, Thomas Powell, Sr., of Ft. Scott.

He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Powell, Jr., his grandmother, Bea Powell and his cousin, Scott Felt.


There was cremation.  A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Ft. Scott, KS 66701.  Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at

One thought on “Obituary of Joe Johnson”

  1. Rip, Joey Johnson miss you so much without you life isn’t the same. Never will be you’ve been gone a year now. Seems like it was just yesterday when, I found you it was to late. You were already gone! Now your with both of your grandma’s (give Mom a hug for me) you’re with your Dad and cousin. You will be forever missed.
    Your favorite Aunty,

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