Roger Stanley Johnson, MD

| 10/05/2010

Roger Stanley Johnson, MD, a physician and attorney, who was instrumental the building of a hospital on Cayman Brac 40 years ago has died died on Sunday, May 2, 2010, in Kerrville, Texas. In addition to his other contributions to the Brac hospital project, at his own expense he took Evadne Banks (Scott at the time) and Pearl Scott (Ryan) at the time, to Corpus Christi, Texas and arranged to have them trained in a crash course as Xray and Lab Technicians in the hospital at the Corpus Christi, where he was chief surgeon This enabled Evadne to meet these needs at our hospital soon after it was opened, until her retirement a few years ago. The Cayman Brac Hospital has a plaque honoring his contributions.

He was born on April 29, 1924, in St. Paul, Minn. A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Johnson received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Minnesota. He practiced medicine for 33 years in Minnesota and Corpus Christi before moving to Dallas in 1984.

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