Alberta L. Johnson: Loris

1916 – 2017

     Alberta L. Johnson of Loris passed away Saturday April 22, at her residence. She was 100.?
    Mrs. Johnson was born Aug. 14, 1916, a daughter of the late Gorum Simon and Lula Martin Lewis. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Loris Chapter #106.
     Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her husband, John Gary Johnson; four sons, Carlyle, LG, Laverne, and Earl Johnson; one daughter, Doris Johnson; six brothers, Jim, Bill, Simon, Wesley, Ike, and Henry Lewis; and one sister, Estelline Collins.?
    Surviving are three children, Junior Johnson of Aynor, Sarah Johnson of Loris, and Woody Johnson of Tabor City; 20 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, and eight great great grandchildren.?
    Funeral services, with Eastern Star Rites, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 23, at Goldfinch Funeral Home Loris Chapel with Rev. Paul Alford and Speaker Robert Ellis Brown officiating. Burial followed in Bayboro Baptist Church Cemetery.?
    Memorials may be made to Gurley Baptist Church 425 Highway 67 W., Loris, South Carolina 29569.
    A guest register is available here.

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