Age 87, of East Liberty, peacefully on Monday, November 11, 2012, surrounded by family. Mrs. Johnson was the Senior Deacon at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church. Devoted wife for 66 years to the late George, Jr.; mother of George III (Marcia), Arnold (Martina) of Washington, D.C., Elizabeth Jackson, Kellie Coles and the late Roger and Vernon; grandmother of Derrick (Michele), Brian (Dawn), Morgan, Julia, Jimi, Candace, Courtney and the late Stephanie; great-grandmother of Mackenzie, Kalee, Hunter, Leah and Marley; sister of Thomas C. Tarpley of Shreveport, LA and Betty Hornsby. Visitation Friday 4 to 8 p.m. in the Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, 271 Paulson Ave., E. Liberty, where Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. Interment Homewood Cemetery. Professional services entrusted to COSTON FUNERAL HOME, INC., 412-661-5916.
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