Cody Ralph Johnson-June 12, 2011

Cody Ralph Johnson, 79, of Amarillo passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011.
Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 24, 2011 at the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. with Sherman Eastland officiating.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.
Cody was born on November 23, 1931 in Hobbs, New Mexico to Cody and Addie Lee Johnson.  He moved to Lubbock, Texas and graduated from Lubbock High School in 1949.  He graduated from Texas Tech in 1957 after serving in the U.S. Air Force.  While attending Texas Tech, he was a member of the Wranglers, which later became the ATO Fraternity.  Cody married Shirley Howard in 1957.  He lived and worked in Houston as an attorney for Pennzoil Corp. for over forty years.  He retired in 1998 and moved to Amarillo.
Survivors include his wife Shirley Johnson; a daughter, Stephanie Bruton and two grandchildren, David and Evelyn Bruton.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 3915 Bell St. Amarillo, TX 79109.

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