Johnnie "Johnny" Bull, 72, of Leaf River, passed away on September 23, 2012 at his home. The son of the late Lawrence and Iva (Payne) Bull, he was born on October 17, 1939 in Perryville, Ark. He married Myrna Brown on April 6, 1965 in Dunbrook, Va.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his daughter, Jamie Bull; sister, Ruthe Maxwell; and a brother, Jack Bull.

His survivors include his wife of 47 years, Myrna Bull; sons, Dr. Joseph (Dr. Tiffany) Bull and Dr. Jesse (Dr. Sui) Bull; sisters, Doris McNatt, Bernice Maxwell, and Joyce (Garry) Lassiter; and a brother, Bob (Betty) Bull.

Memorial service 1 p.m. Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Leaf River Baptist Church, 6941 North Mount Morris Road Leaf River, IL 61047. Memorials may be made to Leaf River Baptist Church.