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Bowling Green icon, Buster Johnson, dies

Posted on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 12:37 pm

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The fair city of Bowling Green mourned the loss of a piece of its living history this weekend.

William “Buster” Johnson died Saturday, March 9, at Hannibal Regional Hospital. Buster was born here in Bowling Green in the year 1915 to parents William D. Johnson and Amelia Smith Johnson. He would have celebrated his 98th birthday this Independence Day.

See Buster’s entire story on the front page of this week’s Bowling Green Times.