Thomas Dale Johnson, age 51, of Wilmington, died Thursday, August 29, 2019 in Wilmington. Tom was born August 18, 1968 in Wilmington the son of the late William and Linda Johnson, Jr. Tom was a construction worker. He loved fishing, and in his free time could usually be found around a lake, river, stream, or pond. Tom is survived by his sister, Martha Johnson of Georgia; two nieces; and several cousins. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Cheryl Johnson; and step-mother who raised him, Rose Johnson. Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Brown Funeral Home is assisting the family. To leave an on-line condolence, please visit www.arehart-brown.com or see our Facebook page, Brown Funeral Home.