Ruby Lavinia Miller Johnson, 84, of Wilkesboro passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019, at Wilkes Senior Village.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019, at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel, with the Rev. Billy Felts officiating. Burial will be in Yellow Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m., prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mrs. Johnson was born April 30, 1935, in Ashe County to Lawrence Miller and Nora Beshears Parsons. She was a homemaker and member of Oakwood’s Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, the Rev. William Clifford Johnson; and a brother, Billy Dean Miller.

Mrs. Johnson is survived by two sons, Tony W. Johnson and wife, Dawn, of Nebo and Ricky and Betsy Johnson of Wilkesboro; two grandchildren, Matthew Johnson of Charlotte and Amanda Davis and husband, Scott, of Indian Land, S.C.; two great-grandchildren, Cooper Davis and Trevor Davis; and two brothers, Albert B. Miller and wife, Betsy, of Wilkesboro and Tom Parsons of Shelby.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Wilkes, P.O. Box 306, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659.

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