2014-10-02 / Obituaries

Karen White Johnson


KAREN WHITE JOHNSON KAREN WHITE JOHNSON Mrs. Karen White Johnson, 61, wife of Joey Johnson, stepped into eternity on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at Doctors Hospital, Augusta.

Karen was born March 21, 1953 to Walter and Martha White in Duluth, Ga. She graduated from Athens High School (Clarke Central) and went on to study Dental Hygiene at the Medical College of Georgia where she met Joey, to whom she was married 38 wonderful years. She retired from the Medical College of Georgia and enjoyed her daily walks with her dogs and keeping after Joey. Karen was a founding member of New Work Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband and parents, survivors include two sons, Josiah Frye Johnson and his wife, Ashliegh and Jacob Moore Johnson and his wife, Sarah; two brothers, Alan White and wife, Suzanne of Winterville, Ga. and Timothy White of San Francisco, Calif.; and five nephews and one niece.

Memorials may be may be made to: Women on Mission of New Work Baptist Church, c/o Mrs. Pat Clay, 5555 Double Branches Rd., Lincolnton, Ga. 30817.

Please visit www.beggsfuneralhome.net to sign the guestbook. Beggs Funeral Home, Lincolnton, was in charge of arrangements.

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