Geneva (Allen) Johnson

September 13, 1934 ~ May 1, 2022 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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Geneva A. Johnson, 87, of Franklin, NC, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2022.  She was born September 13, 1934 in Macon County to the late Dewitt T. Allen and Lula Buchanan Allen.  Mrs. Johnson retired from Belden after 32 years, and was a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church.  She was an excellent cook, she loved to raise a garden and can. Her greatest love was her family and grandkids.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, William Howard Johnson; sons, Bill Johnson (Sherri) of Franklin, NC; Tommy Johnson (Marie) of Salisbury, NC and Eddie Johnson of Franklin, NC; grandchildren, Adam Johnson, Jennifer Harris, Taylor Johnson, Kasey Johnson, Nicholas Johnson, Logan Johnson, Amber Bennett, Cheyenne Bennett and Haley Hamilton; great-grandchildren, Ryan Johnson, Race Johnson, Benjamin Johnson, Sammy Johnson,  Brea Harris, Easton Harris, Embree Harris, Tytus Bennett and Harlow Galloway.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Nancy Milstead and Edna Ferguson; four brothers, Cecil Allen, Claude Allen, John Robert Allen and Roger Allen.

A funeral service will be held 3 PM Friday, May 6, 2022 at Ridgecrest Baptist Church with Rev. Guy Duvall and Rev. Tommy Fouts officiating.  Burial will be in Ridgecrest Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm Thursday evening at Bryant-Grant Funeral Home & Crematory. 

Bryant-Grant Funeral Home is serving the Johnson family. 

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May 5, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bryant-Grant Funeral Home
105 West Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734

Funeral Service
May 6, 2022

3:00 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church
206 Ridgecrest Baptist Church Rd.
Franklin, NC 28734


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