Cecil Johnson, 88, native of Newton County, resident of Jasper transitioned Friday,March 8, 2019. Funeral service will be Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Evergreen Baptist Church. Visitation will be 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM prior to the service. Interment will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery under the direction of Coleman’s Mortuary in Jasper.