Charles Ray Johnson 53, a loving and devoted husband, son, father, brother,
grandfather, great-grandfather, cousin, uncle, nephew and friend entered his eternal
rest on Thursday, March 5, 2021 at Baylor Scott and White The Heart Hospital, Plano,
Mr. Johnson will be lying in state on Monday, March 15th
with a public viewing from
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm at Richardson Hill Funeral Home, 1104 Oak Street Texarkana,
Charles was born September 21,1967 in Bowie County, to the parents of Lester
Johnson Sr. and Hattie Lee Johnson.
A longtime resident of Texarkana, TX, Charles attended Arkansas High School from
While growing up in Texarkana, Charles was a faithful member of Brightstar Baptist
Church under the leadership of Pastor Leteir Davis. He served as a Deacon, Treasurer,
Grounds Keeper and made himself available for any task. After relocating, he became a
member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Arlington, Texas under the leadership of Rev.
He was an employee at Cutler Construction Company in Oklahoma, City, Oklahoma.
Later, after embracing his culinary skills, Charles became the proud of The Cottage
Sports Bar and Soul Kitchen Inn in Texarkana, TX.
He later met the love of his life, Terri Cathcart and they married on October 23, 2019.
Charles took his passion and love for the Food Industry to Arlington, Texas. He then
became the Co-Owner of Chicago’s Taste & More Food Truck alongside his beautiful
wife. Charles outgoing personality was definitely an asset to the Food Truck. His
presence gave everyone a “WOW” experience. He and Terri continued their Love
Story as residents of Arlington until his recent passing. It was evident to both family and
friends how they treasured their moments together filled with joy and laughter.
In his younger years, Charles participated in competition boxing. Although he was a
sports advocate, his unimaginable love for the Dallas Cowboys was beyond measure.
Charles was intentional about representing them whenever given the opportunity.
Family and friend gatherings, Cook-Outs and making others laugh were just a few
things very dear to his heart.
His Grandparents; Jeat and Susie Johnson, Emmitt and Mary Purifoy, his brother,
Lester Johnson Jr., sister, Mary Ann Johnson and his dear Brother –n- Law Willie Dale
Jones, preceded Charles in death.
Survivors: Wife: Terri Cathcart Johnson; Mother: Hattie Lee Johnson;
Father -n- Law: Harvey Cathcart Sr,(LaVivian), Brothers: William B. Johnson (Betty)
and Freddie Johnson: Brother -n- Law: Donald Cathcart(Janet); Sisters: Susie Lee
Johnson, Margaret Johnson, Lola Gibson, Tonya Jones and Doris Richardson (Louis);
Son: Damien Davis(Britney), Marcis Brown; Daughters: Tameika Cathcart
Acy(Anthony), Tammie Cathcart, Sabrenia Peoples(Levorm), sixteen grandchildren and
four great- grandchildren; Uncles, Aunts, Nephews, Nieces, a special friend, Mark
James and a host of extended family and friends.
The Johnson Family would like to thank everyone who called, text, visited or provided
care for Charles during his brief time of illness. A special thanks to his personal
physician, Dr. Black, the staff of Wadley Regional Medical Center and Baylor Scott &
White The Heart Hospital for their excellent health care.
Flower arrangements for the family should be sent to Richardson Hill Funeral Home
1104 Oak Street, Texarkana, Texas.
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