AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Ruby D. Johnson entered into rest Saturday, July 13, 2002, at Doctors Hospital. Funeral service will be held Friday, July 19, 2002, at 12 noon at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Burial will be at Fishkill Rural Cemetery, Fishkill, N.Y. Mrs. Johnson was a native of Irmo, S.C. and had lived in New York for many years until moving to Augusta in 1993. Survivors are her husband, John Johnson; three daughters, Priscilla (James) Exum, Augusta, Janet Johnson, Charlotte, N.C., Linda (Bradford) Powell, Fishkill, N.Y.; two sons, Louis (Elizabeth) Dolfinger, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Edward (Pamela) Dolfinger, Hyde Park, N.Y.; 11 grandchildren, Louis (Sabrina) Dolfinger, Sophia Powell, Rae Ann Powell, Fishkill, N.Y., Lisa E. (Wayne) Curtis, Kevin (Suzette) Exum, Augusta, Joy (Jaime) Mendez, Tappan, N.Y., Jeffrey Dolfinger, James Dolfinger, Hyde Park, N.Y., Charles Williams, Atlanta, Ga., Arethea (Ross) Thompson, Beacon, N.Y., Rebecca Johnson, Charlotte, N.C.; 12 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Edna Geiger, Irmo, S.C., Lessie (Richard) Hinkle, Lansing, Mich.; one brother, Robert (Bertie) Richardson, Irmo, S.C.; and a host of other relatives. Rhodes Funeral Home, 59 Montgomery Street, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. 12601, in charge of arrangements. Williams Funeral Home, 2945 Old Tobacco Road, Hephzibah.
The Augusta Chronicle July 17, 2002