Helen Johnson passed away on November 25, 2017 at age 99. A Memorial Service with family and friends, in the celebration of her life, will be held in the Fellowship Hall of Friendship Baptist Church located at 102 Circle Drive (between Lowes and Aldis) at 12 noon on Saturday, 16th December 2017. She is survived by children Lawrence, Dorothy, Dennis, and Michael, 7 grandchildren, and 5 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by husband Albert, parents William and Emily Pleta Durant, and sister Thelma.
Helen was born on April 13, 1918 in Philadelphia PA. She had one sister, Thelma. She grew up during the Depression, extremely poor in material goods, but very rich in friends. She married Albert Johnson on October 12, 1940 and had four children. Most of her life was in New Jersey and Delaware, and her later years in Tennessee. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN 615.444.9393.