Johnnie Hayward Philman Sr. of Bell, FL, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020 at NFRMC in Gainesville, FL. He was 76 years old. Johnnie was born to parents, Johnnie Jackson and Synthie Sanchez Philman on December 24, 1943 in Bell, FL and was a lifelong resident. He was a surveyor for FLDOT and a cattleman and he loved to farm. He was a member of Hope Baptist Church of Bell.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Juanita B. Philman and his brothers, Ed Philman and Tommy Philman.
He is survived by his daughters, Nancy (David) Collins of Bell and Elaine Philman (Tommy) Williams of Chiefland; his sons, Dennis (Anna Maria) Popham of Bell, Travis Clark of Bell and Johnnie Hayward (Angie) Philman Jr. of Jasper; his sisters, Pauline Sauls, Maxine Cumming, Imogene McLeod, Gwen (Richard) Carmichael, Nell (Rusty) Yelvington, Ann (Bill) Lawson and Mevalee Philman; his brothers, David Lavon (Sylvia) Philman and William "Billy" Prince (Renee) Philman, 5 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
A Graveside Service for Mr. Philman will be held on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 3:00 PM at Bell Cemetery in Bell, FL with Pastor Jerry Philman and Pastor Billy Philman officiating. Due to Covid 19 the family request that everyone attending wear masks and practice social distancing.