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Joyce W. Johnson

Joyce W. Johnson (Ella Joyce Whittington), 79, of Sandy Springs, Georgia, passed away on February 21, 2013. A native of Worth County, GA and long time resident of Marianna, FL, Joyce spent her final years in the Atlanta area. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Alcie Whittington, her sister, Carolyn McDonald, her niece, Carol Ann McDonald, and brother-in-law, Mark Irwin McDonald. Joyce is survived by her husband of 62 years, Neil P. Johnson of Sandy Springs, Georgia, and her sons and their families: Daniel (Danny) and Pam Johnson of Alpharetta, GA; Michael (Mike) and Lauren Johnson of Pensacola, FL; her grandchildren, Benjamin Johnson and Julie of Kennesaw, GA; Christin Johnson Burkhalter and Thad of Pace, FL; Leanne Johnson McLeod and Matt of Pensacola, FL; Miriam Johnson Camp and Kenneth of Chamblee, GA; Mitchell Johnson of Beaufort, SC, and Jed Johnson of Chapel Hill, NC. Great-grandchildren are Sumner and Sanders McLeod of Pensacola and Samuel Camp of Chamblee, GA. Additional survivors include several cousins and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Joyce will be held Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Sandy Springs Chapel 136 Mt. Vernon Hwy, NW, Sandy Springs, GA 30328 with Rev. Bob Roland officiating. Visitation is scheduled for 1:00 pm. Interment will follow at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Aloha to Aging, Inc. at Expressions of sympathy may be made online at

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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Feb. 23, 2013
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