Eloise "Cootie" Johnson

January 18,1946 - November 30,2019

Obituary for Eloise "Cootie" Johnson

Eloise (Cootie) Johnson entered eternal life on November 30, 2019 at Vcu Medical Center in Richmond, VA.
She was born on January 18, 1946 to the late Herman and Mary Ellen Cary. She attended John M. Gandy School
in Hanover County.

Eloise accepted Christ at an early age at Jerusalem Baptist Church in Doswell VA.
She also fellowship at Providence Baptist Church in King William County.

Eloise was a warm, loving,spiritual and giving person. She cherished her daughter and grandson and all of her
close friends. She loved listening to music and dancing. Eloise also enjoyed cooking for her family. She dedicated
her time to anyone who was in need of her help. One of her favorite sayings was "I'm Black Jesus".

Eloise was married to the late Henry Welford Johnson and to that union they were blessed with one daughter.
She leaves to mourn her devoted daughter Lovonda Johnson (Fiance- Orlando Lee), grandson Aviane Johnson, sister Ida Cheatham, brother, Lawrence (Cecilia) Cary, Three sisters-in-law, Aretha Jackson, Patricia and Carrie Cary. Three brothers-in-law, Curtis Harris Sr, James and John Samuels. A host of nephews, nieces, other
relatives and friends. Three devoted nieces, Amy Gaines, Angela Harris, Sharon Irvine, devoted nephew Carl Spencer and devoted great nephew Markie Harris. Four devoted friends, Ronald Brown, David Green, Francina and Stacee Burruss.




02:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Owens Funeral Services (Ashland)
104 Green Chimneys Ct.
Ashland, VA 23005
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First Mt Calvier Baptist Church [Dawn]
18014 Dawn Blvd,
Hanover , Va 23069
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To the family I will miss Eloise from telling me "God Bless" may her soul rest in peace.
Auntie has gained her wings!! You will be miss and we will always Love You!!
- Amy Gaines

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