July 29, 1960-
April 20, 2014
Columbus, GA- Mrs. Thresa Bell Johnson of Columbus passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 at her home. She was 53 years of age and resided at 571 Chandler Drive.
The beloved daughter of Mr. Robert, Sr. and Pastor Mae Letha Bell of Columbus, Thresa was born in Fayetteville, NC on July 29, 1960. She was a 1977 graduate of Kendrick High School and received an Associate degree from Columbus State University. She was very active as a Cheerleader at both schools. She obtained her Bachelor degree from the University of Phoenix.
She was a very devout member of the Open Door Church of Deliverance where she served faithfully with the Missionary Ministry. She was a former Administrative Assistant at the University of Georgia - Columbus Consolidated Government Campus, as well as, a volunteer with the 4H Club for many years.
Survivors, other than her parents, include: her husband of 32 years, Mr. Jerome H. Johnson, Sr.; one son, Jerome H. Johnson, Jr. (Tamara); two daughters, Triesta J. Johnson and T'yana J. Johnson; three grandchildren, Javius Johnson, Jada Johnson and JeShun Dean; one brother, Robert Bell, Jr. (Debra); five sisters, Dora C. Joyner, Mae Linda Harris (Grant), Alice Dean, Vickie Boggess (Clarence) and Glendia Ford (Charles); devoted godchildren, Jamir Bell and Malisha Boggess; a host of super devoted nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Thresa Bell Johnson will be held Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 3:30 p.m. at the Open Door Church of Deliverance, 5226 Minnie Lee Drive, Columbus. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the Church at 3:15 p.m. the day of the service. Arrangements entrusted to the staff of Progressive Funeral Home, Inc. "A Touch of Dignity for Those Who Care."
Progressive Funeral Home
4235 St Mary'S Rd Columbus, GA 31907
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Apr. 25, 2014