John Bohannon

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
John Bohannon

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. John S. Bohannon, age 73, passed away on May 15, 2021, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

He was born Aug. 30, 1947, in Perryville, to the late William and Willa Menz Bohannon.

He was a 1965 graduate of Sikeston High School; he graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 1977 with a Bachelor of Business degree in accounting. He worked a number of years at Steward Steel before retiring in 2005.

On July 30, 1972, in Bertrand, he married Phyllis Berry Bohannon who preceded him in death on Dec. 12, 2011.

Survivors include: his four children, Phillip Bohannon of Bloomfield, Justin Bohannon of Sikeston, Karen (Stephen) Johnson of Fletcher, North Carolina, and Ben Bohannon of Houston, Texas; also four grandchildren, Alyson Bohannon of Bloomfield, Lily, Noah and Delainey Johnson of Fletcher.

In addition to his parents and his wife of 39 years, he was preceded in death by his brother, Mark Bohannon; and his sister, Terry Hutchison.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.

A private graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 20, 2021.

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