Mary Johnson of Gary, IN transitioned from labor to reward on January 10, 2022 at the age of 87. Mary was born to Theodoshia Carey and Joseph Cain on July 4, 1934 in Lexington, MS. Mary is preceded in death by her parents, sister; Lemmie Ward, brothers; Ernest Carey, Randolph Carey, Mitchell Carey. She is survived by her children; Garcia (Charles) Bell, Felicia Johnson, sister; Ruth (Warren) Kimbrough, brothers; Joe King, William Carey, grandchildren; Lisa Bell, John Bell, Dominique (Imari) Griffin, Deviyon Johnson, De'Quan Johnson, sisters-in-law; Phyllis Carey and Dorothy Carey and a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 19, 2022 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with Celebration of Life Service at 11:00 a.m. All services will be held at Carter Memorial CME Church 635 W 49th Ave Gary, In. Burial Oak Hill Cemetery, Gary, In. Masks are required. Services Entrusted To Powell-Coleman Funeral Home.
My Sincerest Condolences to Garcia and Felicia,the Grandchildren and Great grands and the siblings and cousins that Mary loved so much.
Forever I will remember you as my Aunt, My Neighbor, and my Confidant. You kept those eyes on lookout for your neighborhood for many years. Didn't nobody mess with Miss Mary. I'm thankful that we connected recently.
Love you Mary. Rest is due, Rest Peaceful.
Monique "Nikki" Braden
January 20, 2022
My deepest condolences to the friends, family and loved ones. You all are my my thoughts and prayers for peace, strength and comfort during such a difficult time. Love you.