Madison County EMS, Fire, RPD, Deputies Gather to Honor First Responder’s Funeral


If you are in and around Richmond this afternoon, you will no doubt see an increased presence of first responders. They are gathering for the funeral procession for Garrard County EMS first responder Leslie Johnson.

Johnson fought bone cancer before passing at the age of 37 at her parent’s home this past Saturday. The funeral will be held at Church on the Rock in Berea at 1 p.m, and the procession will continue on to Richmond Cemetery.

Garrard County EMS asks that you keep Leslie Johnson’s family, her young children, and their EMS family in your prayers.