ASHEVILLE - Eva Lavern Johnson, 54, of Asheville, passed away unexpectedly at her residence Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
A native and lifelong resident of Asheville, she was the daughter of Almeda Tweed and the late Robert Sams.
She is also preceded in death by her daughter, Shandra Sams; and brother, Dean Sams.
Eva is also survived by her "sissy", Charlyne Sams; daughter, Dakisha (George) Sams; son, Uhon Johnson; granddaughters, Emerald Sams, Saleah Johnson, and Trinanne Holloway; three great-grandchildren; nieces, Katrina and Brandy; and special friends, Mary Ann Terrell and Tina Little.
Eva was a special person and loved by all who knew her. She will be greatly missed by family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 3 PM on Saturday, November 10 at the Asheville Area Alternative Funeral Home Chapel at 702 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801 258-8274. The family will receive friends after the service at the residence of Dakisha Sams. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family.
Condolences may be made online at www.AshevilleMortuaryServices.com