Clara Brown Johnson

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Funeral Services for Mrs. Clara Brown Johnson, 93, who entered into rest May 6, 2017, will be conducted Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Masaki Chiba and Dr. G. Daniel McCall officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Mrs. Johnson was a native of Wrens, Georgia having made North Augusta her home for the past 67 years. She was a member of Fairview Presbyterian Church, the Fellowship Sunday School Class and the Ladies Circle. Mrs. Johnson was a long-time teacher at North Augusta High School where she coached tennis, basketball and softball. She taught senior aerobics at Riverview Park for 15 years and helped develop and ran the summer recreation programs for the city. Mrs. Johnson was a member of the North Augusta Lions Club and enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who was preceded in death by her husband Rufus Wilson Johnson.

Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Ron and Amy Johnson, and Larry Johnson, all of North Augusta, SC; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and Bill Payne and Janet and Leo Rice, all of North Augusta, SC; a sister, Carolyn McDowell (Zim), Smyrna, GA; seven grandchildren, Kim Boothe, Faye Payne, Stephanie Henderson, Joanne Martin, Ashli Vaid, Kaitlyn Harrison and Kyle Johnson; eight great-grandchildren.

Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Ladies Circle and the Fellowship Sunday School Class. Active Pallbearers will be Mickey Brown, Chris Cleveland, Johnny Cleveland, Fred Dwiggins and Brian Morrow.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 6 until 8.

Memorials may be made to , Augusta Chapter, 106 SRP Drive Suite A, Evans, GA 30809.

Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803.278.1181). Visit the registry at


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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on May 7, 2017
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