Cecelia Roper Johnson
age 74, passed away Tuesday March 6, 2013 at Harcourt Terrace in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was born Dec. 12, 1938 to John and Lois Roper in New Market, TN. She attended Knoxville College where she met and later married Ronald E. Johnson of Ashville, NC. She also became a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
She is survived by her sister, Mary F. Roper of New Market, TN, her brother, Walter Roper, of New Market, TN, her son, Ronald E. Johnson, II and his wife Caroline, and her 3 grandchildren, Jordan Cecelia Johnson, 17, Sydney K. Johnson, 14, and Ronald E. Johnson, III, 10 all of Indianapolis, IN, and many cousins, nephews, nieces, and close friends. She is predeceased by Ronald E. Johnson, 2003 and Robin D. Johnson, 2004.
Service will be held Tuesday March 12, 2013 at Crown Hill Funeral Home , 700 West 38th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46208. Visitation will be at 11:30 AM followed by Service at 1:00 PM, officiated by Rev. Michael Jones, of Progressive Missionary Baptist church.