Mr. John William “Johnny” Humphrey, age 76, of Lavonia, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at his home following an extended illness. A private chapel service will be held at the funeral home with burial following in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Following the service on Saturday, a recording will be on the funeral home website for those wishing to view. Although the family will not be present, Johnny will lie in state at the funeral home Friday afternoon from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. The family respectfully requests no flowers and asks that donations be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, P.O. Box 393, Lavonia, GA 30553. Due to the current community health crisis no visitation or public service will be held at this time. To sign the online guest register and leave personal condolences to the family, please visit stricklandfh.com. Strickland Funeral Home of Lavonia is in charge of the arrangements.