Jamie Johnson(1923 - 2013)

Jamie W. Johnson

Spruce Pine - Jamie Williams Johnson, age 89, of Fox Den Lane in Spruce Pine, the Grassy Creek community, died Monday, February 4, 2013 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.

Born on June 13, 1923 in McDowell County, she was the daughter of the late John and Gracie Williams. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-six years, Lee Edward Fox. She was also preceded in death by her daughters; Norma Faye Fox Johnson, Ila Gaynelle Fox Pitman, and Diana Fox Grindstaff.

Mrs. Johnson was a member of the Grassy Creek Baptist Church and loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Mrs. Jamie F. Johnson is survived by her husband, James Donald Johnson of Spruce Pine; her daughter; Shelia Fox Chandler of Williamsburg, VA; eleven grandchildren, and twenty two great grandchildren.

The funeral services for Jamie Johnson will be conducted on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the Grassy Creek Baptist Church with the Rev's. Dale Banks and Burl Grindstaff officiating. Interment will follow in the Grassy Creek Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday afternoon from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at the church.

Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com., selecting Mrs. Johnson's name and then you may sign her guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Johnson family.


Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 6, 2013