Larry “Buck” Johnson, 70, New Athens, died Monday, July 4, 2011 at his home. He was born June 10, 1941 in New Athens, a son of Mary Alice Secrest Romshak of New Athens and the late Kenny Johnson.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, July 7, 2011 from noon until time of funeral service at 2 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz with the Rev. Rodney Bowers officiating. Burial will follow at Longview Cemetery, New Athens, Ohio.

Memorial Contributions may be made to The Franklin Museum, c/o Anna Belle Watson, P.O. Box 186, New Athens, Ohio 43981.

The memorial guestbook may be signed at A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.