Originally created 02/04/05

Mrs. Elsie Johnston (LUMBERTON, N.C.)



LUMBERTON, N.C. - Elsie Steinek Johnston, 96, of Pine Run Road, Lumberton, died Wednesday, February 2, 2005 at Woodhaven Nursing Center in Lumberton. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 5, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Marks Lutheran Church, Lumberton with Rev. Dale Brudvig officiating. Burial will follow at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Jackson, SC. Mrs. Johnston was a homemaker and a charter member of St. Marks Lutheran Church in Lumberton. Survivors include two daughters, Clara J. Potempa and her husband, Jerry of Boone, NC and Genie J. Holley and her husband, Jan of Augusta; one son-in-law Ertle Allen of Lumberton; ten grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, Herman Johnston; two daughters, Gloria Smith Baker and Elsbeth Allen and one son, Carl Johnston. Visitation will be held Friday, February 4, 2005 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Floyd Mortuary & Crematory, Inc. in Lumberton. Memorials may be made to St. Marks Lutheran Church, 202 W 24th St., Lumberton, NC 28358. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle February 4, 2005