Olivia Smith Johnson


MESIC - Olivia Smith Johnson, 86, of 9459 N.C. 304, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, at Grantsbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was a native of Mesic and a member of Mt. Olive MB Church serving on the Usher Board.

Her funeral will be noon Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at Mt. Olive MB Church with the Rev. Melvin Ollison officiating. Burial will follow in Mesic Memorial Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, John Johnson of the home; two sons, Curley Johnson of Portsmouth, Va. and Charles Johnson of Sumter, S.C.; three daughters, Arlene J. Whitehead of Wendell, Retha Beasley of Clayton and Sherry Johnson of Knightdale; 21 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; and 4 great great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the residence. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary and one hour prior to the service at the church.

Online condolences accepted at oscarsmortuary.com.

Arrangements are by Oscar's Mortuary, Inc.

Published in Sun Journal from Aug. 29 to Sept. 1, 2012