Visitation: Noon-7:00pm, Friday, October 12, 2018 in Our Lowery Suite
Celebration of Life: High Noon, Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Samaria Baptist Church, 4000 E. Berry Street, Fort Worth, Texas
Burial: Cedar Hill Memorial Park – Arlington, Texas
Ja’Lyn was born January 12, 2000, to Yolanda C. Johnson and Willie James Lang, in Houston, Texas. He attended the Fort Worth Independent School District and graduated from O. D. Wyatt High School in 2018. While at O. D. Wyatt, he was involved Basketball.
Ja’Lyn developed a passion for music and he was actively involved in studio recordings and videos. He was a loving, friendly and kind hearted young man, who loved his family, friends and classmates unconditionally.
On October 4, 2018, Ja’Lyn T. Johnson heard the voice of Jesus tenderly calling, “come unto me, and I will give thee rest”. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Robert L. Johnson and Willie Ward; his uncle, Michael Ward.
Those left to celebrate the life and legacy of Ja’Lyn T. Johnson are: his mother, Yolanda C. Johnson; his father, Willie James Lang; his brothers, J’Veon Dorsey, Dameon Lang, Jamal Lang and Steryling Lang; his sisters, Askyla Johnson, Jordyn Lang and Teryn Lang; his grandparents, Gwendolyn Johnson, Syble Bryant and Gloria Coleman; his aunts, JoAnn Cole and husband, LaVaughn, Diane Farrah, Jacquelyn Lang, Wilma Lang, Lisa Lang and Michelle Brown; his uncles, Robert Samille Johnson, George Lee Kirkland, Edward Legrand, Vick Bryant and DeShawn Bryant; his niece and nephews, J’Syah Dorsey, Jacoby Dorsey and J’Veon Dorsey; a host of great aunts, great uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.