Jessie Mae Johnson

Sunrise: August 27, 1935

Sunset: June 8, 2019

Miss Jessie Mae Johnson went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 8, 2019. She was born August 27, 1935 to William H. and Sarah C. Johnson. She attended Abraham Lincoln Elementary where she transferred to St. Joseph Catholic School. From there she went to Norfolk State University, she never worked in the main stream workforce, but entered into the ministry. She also was an personal assistant to Pastor Gladys H. Custis with whom she also resided. She was a member of New Hope COGIC.

She is predeceased by her mother and father; three brothers, Robert Ruffin, George C. Coleman and Willie L. Coleman; three sisters, Rebecca D. Brown, Eunice Johnson and her twin Elizabeth Coleman. Left to cherish her precious memories are a host of relatives and friends.

Viewing Monday, June 17, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Monday, June 17, 2019 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Granby Chapel Interment Calvary Cemetery 1600 St. Julian Avenue Norfolk, VA 23505

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    Clarine B. Cooper says

    Please accept our deepest sympathy in the passing of Sister Johnson our
    wonderful neighbor. We are praying for your comfort and strength.
    Pastor Clarine Cooper and Family
    (Formerly Mapleton Avenue neighbor)

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