William Woodward “Hootie” Johnson was born on February 16, 1931, at Augusta, Georgia and died on July 14, 2017.
He is a retired chairman of the executive committee at Bank of America.
He was also a member of the South Carolina Business Hall of Fame, and former chairman of Augusta National Golf Club.
Hootie attended the University of South Carolina on a football scholarship
His parents were Dewey H. and Mabel (née Woodward) Johnson.
Pierrine Johnson was his wife.
They had four daughters; Marie, Jennifer, Sally and Jane and ten grandchildren.
William “Hootie” Johnson passed away at 86 years old.