Denise Johnson, 57, of Millers Creek, passed away Friday, Feb. 13, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She was born Sept. 28, 1963, in Alleghany County to Carl Dean and Patricia Ann Burcham Johnson. Denise liked to fish and loved nature. She was preceded in death by her father; daughter, Maranda Wiles; and brothers, Carlie and Christopher Johnson.
Denise is survived by her daughter, Kelly Bowlin and spouse, Jeremy, of Hays; son, Trey Shumate and fiancée, Ashley Ayers, of Millers Creek; her mother, Ann Johnson of Sparta; granddaughter, Brooke Bowlin of Hays; sister, Kathy Hatcher of North Wilkesboro; brother, Rocky Johnson and spouse, Barbara, of Sparta; best friend, Linda Greene; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at Fairview Baptist Church on Old 60 with Rev. Terry Johnson, Rev. Ronnie Gregory and Rev. Raymond Seagle officiating. The family requested no food and no flowers. Memorials may be made to Miller Funeral Service to assist with funeral expenses. Miller Funeral service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller