November 15, 1944 - July 04, 2020
Johnnie Dale Golden, 75, passed away on July 4, 2020 in a local care center.
Mr. Golden was a native of Jacksonville and son to Joe C. Golden, Sr. and Mattie Willis Golden. He was a graduate of Andrew Jackson Sr. High School and Columbia University. He was a Veteran of the US Army and retired after 29 years of service in the 82nd Airborne Division, 101st Airborne Division and the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team. After the military, he worked as a compensation examiner for the US Civil Service.
Mr. Golden enjoyed boating and traveling.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Jackie Golden; daughter: Lori Golden; son: Johnnie Golden; brother: JC Golden (Linda); sister: Peggy Dale (Bo), a step son Chris Kiely, numerous grand children & great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at The Event Center at Peeples, 14165 N. Main Street with Rev. Joey Roundtree officiating.
The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the funeral home prior to the service.
The family request that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Mayo Clinic in Johnnie’s memory.
Peeples Family Funeral Home is serving the Golden Family.