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Brian Jermaine Johnson

July 16, 1982 ~ September 3, 2017 (age 35)

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Brian Jermaine Johnson, 35, of Rock Island, died Sunday, September 3, 2017 near Blue Grass, Iowa as the result of a car accident.  Visitation will be Friday from 4-7 p.m. at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island.  Services will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Olivet Baptist Church, 1115 21st Ave., Rock Island.  Burial will be at Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island.  Memorials may be made in care of the family.

Brian was born in Moline on July 16, 1982, a son of Dorothy Johnson and Larry Martin.  He was part owner and operator of Quad City Trucking with his twin brother.

Brian loved his children, family and hanging out with his twin brother.  He enjoyed life and lived it to the fullest.

Those left the cherish his memory include his children, Keyara Sanders, Jayda and Jordon Flanningan and Da'Koatis and Kaiden Johnson; parents, Dorothy Johnson, Rock Island and Larry Martin, Crossett, Ark.; siblings, Catrina Johnson, LaKesha (Kenneth J.) Johnson-Lewis, Brandon Johnson, Todd Martin and Tinette Stoner; nephews and honorary sons, Jaylyn, D'Varrian and Dorian; and a host of many other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Matthew Martin, nephew, Savon Johnson and grandparents.

 Service Information

September 8, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

Funeral Service
September 9, 2017

9:30 AM
Olivet Baptist Church
1115 - 21st Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201


Chippiannock Cemetery
2901 12th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

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