Biographical Sketch of




Reverend Fred W. Johnson was born March 27, 1946 in Florence, South Carolina.  He is the third son of the late Mrs. Arelena Johnson and the late Mr. Calvin Johnson, Sr.

Reverend Fred W. Johnson is a 1964 graduate of Wilson Senior High School.  He received further training at Francis Marion College, in Florence, South Carolina. Morris College of Sumter, South Carolina from 1978-1983.  He also attended Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina.   

He has received the Presidential Citation from Morris College and also the Presidential Citation from the South Carolina NAACP.



Reverend Fred W. Johnson is married to the former Delores Thompson since 1964; they are the proud parent of four children – two boys and two girls.  They are also proud of their nineteen grandchildren – four great grands.



Myrtle Beach Branch, NAACP

Habitat for Humanity, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Carver Apartments, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Reverend Johnson led the city of Myrtle Beach in recognizing Dr. Martin Luther King Day

He has served on the Human Affair Commission, Myrtle Beach, SC



Big Pee Dee Association

Educational and Missionary Baptist Convention of South Carolina

Former Vice Moderator, Williamsburg and Florence Affiliated Union

Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.

Member, Savannah Grove Baptist Church, Savannah Grove Community

Kingston Lake Missionary Baptist Union and Kingston Lake Missionary Baptist Association, Horry County

Former President, South Carolina Progressive Fellowship

Member of Executive Board for South Carolina Educational and Missionary Baptist Convention



Assistant Pastor of Siloam Baptist Church, Kingstree, South Carolina; 1975-1976.

Pastor of Mount Tabor Baptist Church, Clio, South Carolina 1976 – 1978

Pastor of Siloam Missionary Baptist Church, Kingstree, South Carolina, 1978 – 1991

Pastor of Sandy Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, 1992-present


Reverend Fred W. Johnson 

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