Eric grew up in Arbuckle, and attended Pierce High School, before moving to woodland in 2006.
Following his older brothers, Eric was a cook at Applebees and became a kitchen supervisor at Red Robin, in Woodland.
Eric is survived by his wife Amanda; his daughter Adrianna; father, Christian; brothers Christian and Steven; his grandmothers, Lilia Johnson, and Grace Jennings.
He is preceded in death by his mother Kathleen Jewl Johnson; and his grandfather Dr. R.W. Johnson of Arbuckle.
Services will be held at the Calvary Baptist Church at 506 Cottonwood Street, at 11:00 AM on Thursday, April 14, 2016.