Rebecca J. Johnson, 74, formerly of St. Marys, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick.
Born December 5, 1939, in Folkston, GA, she was the daughter of the late Lewis T. and Cora Lee Allen. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William Johnson, two sisters, Madeline Smith and Desi Nichols, and two brothers, Louis Thomas Allen, Jr., and James Allen.
Mrs. Johnson lived in St. Marys many years prior to moving to Homeland, GA. She was retired from Gilman Paper Mill, Bag Plant, and was a member of Burnt Fort Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, sister, and grandmother.
Funeral services will be held from the graveside at Homeland Cemetery in Charlton County on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11 am, with Pastor John Floyd officiating.
Pallbearers: Mark Smith, Rusty Smith, Calvin Cox, Jr., Calvin Cox, Sr., JR Williams, and David Harris. Honorary: Danny Douglas and Stephen Douglas.
Survivors include her sons, Leon Dyal, Jr. (Susan) and Richard Dyal of Kingsland; sister, Martis O’Quinn of Waverly; grandson, Robert Dyal, and several nieces and nephews.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Johnson, be made to the Burnt Fort Baptist Church, 9818 Burnt Fort Road, White Oak, GA 31568.
Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.