Thomas Johnson Park Dedication on James Island, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation
Westchester Park on James Island, SC was renamed for Thomas Johnson on Saturday, June 30, 2012. Thomas Johnson was a dedicated and diligent community worker throughout his years of residency on this historic island in the Gullah/Geechee Nation. He was a leader in the effort to insure that McLeod Plantation would be preserved in perpetuity for the education of the public.
Tune into Gullah/Geechee TV (GGTV) and see how the Johnson Family and the community came together to honor the late Thomas Johnson by dedicating the “Thomas Johnson Park:”
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