GREENSBORO - Ersie Lee Covington Johnson, born Dec. 5, 1921, passed away at the age of 91 on Thursday, July 4, 2013 at Beacon Place in Greensboro.
Survivors include her children, Larry Johnson and wife, Hanna of Greensboro, Dee Don Johnson Sr. and wife, Janie of Dugspur, Va., Cheryl Faye Foley and husband, Ron of Whitsett and Frankie Johnson and wife, Debbie of Hillsville, Va.; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Ruby Stanley, Betty Gibson, Shirley Bame, Mary Gray Johnson and Bonnie Paschal.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Shining Light Baptist Church, 4530 West Wendover Ave., with the Rev. Carl Shelton and the Rev. David Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Beacon Place, 2500 Summit Ave., Greensboro, NC 27405 or Browns Summit Baptist Church, 6000 Summit Ave., Browns Summit, NC 27214 or Shining Light Baptist Church, 4530 W. Wendover Ave., Greensboro, NC 27409.
Wilkerson Funeral Home is assisting the family and condolences may made to www.wilkersonfuneral.com