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Ollie Johnson
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Funeral services for Ollie Johnson, 75, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. James Turpen Sr. and the Rev. Richard Wright officiating.

Mrs. Johnson died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at a private care facility following a period of declining health.

Born Aug. 23, 1937, in Leeds, Ala., she was the daughter of the late Olvin and Slety Elridge Davis. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Edgar Johnson, and 14 siblings.

Mrs. Johnson was an independent personal caregiver. Above all, she was a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. Mrs. Johnson was of the Church of God faith.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Clarice and Jud Nichols of Clayton, Janet and Robert Ruledge of Conyers, Angie and Keith Whiten of Clarkesville, and Judy and Earl Johnson of Clayton; son and daughter-in-law, Buster and Donna Johnson of Tiger; sons, Daniel Johnson of Clayton, Dennis Johnson of Crossville, Ala., Doug Johnson of Buford, and Wade Johnson of Dillard; sister, Jo Johnson of Loganville; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. Northeast, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Johnson family may do so by visiting

Arrangements were in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, August 21, 2013