Mary Eloise Johnson, 86, of Hendersonville, passed away June 8, 2009.
A native of Marietta, Ohio, she had lived in Buncombe and Henderson counties since 1967. She and her husband owned and operated Johnsonís Furniture stores and Ace Tool and Mold. She had attended Hendersonville Pentecostal Holiness Church.
She is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, Vilas D. Johnson; one son, Donald and three daughters, Janet, Linda and Elizabeth; grandchildren Holly, Austin, Ethan, Landon and Rachel; and several great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 1:00 pm Friday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Mortuary. The Pastor Anthony Craver will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends 6:00 to 7:30 pm, Thursday, at the funeral home.