Willie B. Johnson, 84, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the home of her daughter in Seneca, SC.
A lifelong resident of Polk County, she was the daughter of the late Clarence & Sarah Bradley. Willie is also preceded in death by her husband, C. D. Johnson; a grandson, Jeff Singleton; a son-in-law, Doug Singleton; five brothers, Arthur, Preston, Archie, Walter, and Austin Bradley; and a sister, Margie Morgan.
She retired from General Electric and was a member of Zirconia Missionary Baptist. Willie was a Godly devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother; who loved her Lord and church.
Willie is survived by five children, Linda Dukes and her husband Michael of Saluda, Peggy Landers and her husband Frank of Hendersonville, Robin Singleton and her fiancÈ Duane Wilson of Seneca, SC, Evona Kilpatrick and her husband Van of Hendersonville, and Jonathan Johnson and his wife Becky of Zirconia; twelve grandchildren, Joshua & Jeremy Dukes, Kimberly, Kelly, Kyle, & Kristen Landers, Nicole Singleton, Seth & Keith Kilpatrick, and Austin, Olivia, and Caroline Johnson; nine great-grandchildren, Ariel, Pyper, Jayce, Briar, Colten, Logan, Lucus, Aisley, & Everly; a sister, Faye Mullinax of Saluda; three brothers, Robert Bradley of TX, Wayne Bradley of Saluda, and Harold Bradley of Zirconia; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, May 10, 2015 at Zirconia Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Travis Parker officiating. Interment will follow at Saluda City Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM prior to the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Zirconia Missionary Baptist Church, 674 Zirconia Road, Zirconia, NC 28790.
Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. While we lost such a sweet soul, Heaven gained an Angel.
God Bless you in your sorrow…
We are thinking of you. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Aunt Willie was a kind and gentle woman, the example of a good daughter, sister, wife and mother. Praying for you all in the days ahead.
Your parents were true friends to our family, and I know they rejoice in Heaven. We will pray for Willie’s family. Where there is deep grief, there is deep love.
May GOD bless you all with the sweet peace that only He can.Isabel sends love.Isabel,Gary and Melanie Reid
Love and prayers for your family. There were so many special times when our families intertwined in church, in school, in life and in the Lord. May his blessings be with you. CeCe
We are praying for all of you that God will give you the strength you need. I will miss my sister but am looking forward to the day when we will meet again with all of our other loved ones gone on before.
Love from Robert (and Sarah)
To the family and friends of Mes. Willie Johnson we extend our deepest condolences .
Love leaves a heartache no one can heal.
Memories leave a memory no one can steal .