Brother Johnnie Gooden was born February 9, 1943 in Santa Rosa County to the late Oscar and Mary Bell Gooden. He completed his life’s journey on Sunday, August 9, 2020.
He was a member of the St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church in Milton, Florida where he served faithfully as a member of the Adult Choir, Pastor’s Aide, Trustee Board, Male Chorus and many other places he could serve. Brother Gooden was also a Bible Study Scholar.
To cherish his memory, he leaves two daughters, Lisa Findlayter (Rolando) and Stephanie Moses (Linus) and one son, Christopher Prather (Michelle) all of Milton, Florida.
Also cherishing his memory is his devoted brother, Minister Gus Gooden and sister, Irene Pinkney both of Milton, Florida; devoted sister-in-laws and brother-in-laws; sixteen grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, his very devoted neighbors, Jimmie and Monica Smith and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends all who loved him dearly along with his devoted church family, St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church, Milton, Florida.
Funeral service will be August 15, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. at Trahan Family Funeral Home, Milton Chapel.