Widely-known throughout Henderson County is Hal Johnson, who is serving his second term as county court clerk. Mr. Johnson was born Jan. 6, 1905 at Chesterfield, a son of the late Atlas D. and Viola Wallace Johnson.
On Feb. 11, 1925 he married Miss Mildred Deere and they have a daughter, Mrs. Doris Johnson Wood of Memphis. Mr. Johnson is a Mason, a Lion and a member of W.O.W. He is a member of the First Baptist Church. He attended schools at Chest field and Lexington High. Mr. Johnson served as sheriff from 1942 - 1946.