Betty L.W. Johnson, 82

February 25, 2009

JAN. 21, 1927-FEB. 23, 2009

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Betty Lee Williams Johnson, 82, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at City Hospital.

Born Jan. 21, 1927, in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late James W. Williams and Mary Ellen Everitts Williams Ferro and stepfather, James Ferro.

Her husband, Arthur W. Johnson, preceded her in death.

She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters.

She is survived by one daughter, Susan A. Coleman of North Venice, Fla.; one son, Forrest W. Johnson of Ocean City, Md.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Dorothy Williams; and three brothers, James W. Williams Jr., John E. and Gene Williams.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Monsignor Patrick Fryer as celebrant. Burial prayers will be said in Rosedale Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Court, Martinsburg, WV 25403.

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