October 7, 1968 - May 26, 2020
Andray Johnson, AKA Dre, a long time resident of Rapid City, S.D., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at the age of 51, at Monument Health Rapid City Hospital.
Andray was born on October 7, 1968, in Kentwood, La., to Mary Johnson and Bobby Gordon. He left La. after high school on a basketball scholarship to attend a college in Sheridan, Wyo.
Andray enjoyed life and adventures, wherever the excitement was is where he wanted to be. He loved basketball, softball, darts, cornhole, beach volleyball, horseshoes, dancing and fishing. He won many awards in all the events he loved.
Andray particularly loved his family and tried to attend all of their special life events. He was very much loved and will be missed by his family and friends.
Andre is survived by his girlfriend, Samantha Gross; children, Andray Pope, Lachandra Johnson, Adriana McGregor, Kiara Allen of Hot Springs, Ashlin Johnson, Janessa Hook, Drake Surber and Jace Johnson; siblings, Edward Johnson, Wanda Gordon, Renee Gordon, James Andrews, Corey Ramsey, Justin Ramsey, Brandon Ramsey and Alicia Ramsey.
Preceding Andre in death were his mother, Mary Johnson and his father, Bobby Gordon.