Originally created 03/25/01

Mrs. Bessie Johnson



AUGUSTA,Ga. - Mrs. Bessie Ruth Eubanks Johnson, 94, entered into rest Friday, March 23, 2001 at Forest Lake Health Care. She was the wife of the late Lonnie Lee Johnson. Graveside services will be held Monday, March 26, 2001 at Westover Memorial Park with Rev. Louis Swanson officiating. Mrs. Johnson, a native of Windsor, SC, lived in Augusta most of her life. She was a homemaker and was retired from the Lily Tulip Corporation. She was a member of Morningside Baptist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Faye Hoops; three grandchildren, R. Lee Hoops, William H. (Chip) Lowe III, and Ruth Jatho, all of Augusta; eight great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m tonight. If so desired, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Rd, Augusta, Ga. 30904. (Florist 2 p.m. Sunday). PLATTS FUNERAL HOME, 721 Crawford Ave.,Augusta, Ga. (706) 733-3636.