Amanda Johnson

DALLAS - Amanda Kennedy Johnson, 31, passed away after a tragic accident on September 3, 2018.

She was born February 2, 1987, a native of Gaston County, the daughter of Larry Leon Kennedy and Patti Sisk Kennedy.

Amanda attended Gospel Light Holiness Church in Gastonia. She had a big heart and loved her family, friends and animals. She enjoyed sightseeing and traveling with her husband.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Chase Johnson; brother, Michael Shane Kennedy; paternal grandmother, Jean Kennedy, and mother-in-law, Jennifer Ann Linkous.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Max and Mary Sisk; and paternal grandfather, Daniel Kennedy.

A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 12 at Greene Funeral Service – South Chapel 1503 S. York Rd., Gastonia, officiated by the Rev. Jerry Willard.

The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Westview Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Gospel Light Holiness Church, 104 Welch Avenue, Gastonia, NC 28054.

Condolences may be made online at

Funeral Home

Greene Funeral Service-South Chapel
1503 South York Road Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 853-1300

Published in Gaston Gazette on Sept. 11, 2018