Eliza Lea Johnson, 75, formerly of Perry County, passed away on June 23, at the Jewish Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Robert Couch and the late Dicie Fields Couch. She is also preceded in death by two sons, Jerry Johnson and Jimmy Johnson, and one brother, James B. Couch.
She is survived by her husband, Billie Ray Johnson; three daughters, Billie Ennis, Janet Byrnside, and Judy Eich, all of Ohio; two sisters, Bobby Howard and Jane Hoskins, both of Hazard; one brother, Paul Couch, of Hazard; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family, and friends.
Arrangements were handled by Maggard's Mountain View Chapel, where family met friends from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, June 27, and funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 28, with Rev. Clell Miller and Rev. Paul Couch officiating. Interment was at the Fields Cemetery in Busy.