Betty "Ma Betty" Johnson

August 10, 1933 ~ March 3, 2020 (age 86)


Mrs. Betty Ray Sellars Johnson of Harrells, NC, departed this life on Tuesday, March 03, 2020 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC. She leaves to cherish her memories:

Sons: Henry Ray (Betty) Johnson, Sr. of Wagram, NC; Alonzo Wayne Johnson, Sr., NC Veterans Home, Fayetteville, NC; Carl Lee (Pearlene) Johnson, Bowie, MD; and Evans Thompson (Pamela) Johnson, Madison, TN.

Daughters: Betty Carolyn Johnson and Sylvia Johnson (John) Akins; both of Harrells, NC.

Sisters: Edna P. Lewis and Glorious M. Alford; both of Harrells, NC.

Brothers: Jimmy L. Sellars, Washington, DC; Ivory Sellars, Philadelphia, PA, and Jeffrey F. Sellars, Harrells, NC.

Also, she is survived by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a host of relatives, friends, and other loved ones who affectionately called her “Ma Betty”, “Granma Betty”, “Ms. Betty”, even “Ms. BJ”.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2:00 PM at Keathern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 92 Bland School Road, Harrells, NC. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

A visitation for relatives and friends will be held on Saturday, March 07, 2020, 2:00-4:00 PM at Carter Funeral Home in Garland, NC. The family will be in attendance from 3:00-4:00 PM.

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March 7, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Carter Funeral Home
111 N. Ingold Ave.
Garland, NC 28441

Funeral Service
March 8, 2020

2:00 PM
Keathern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Harrells, NC

Interment following funeral service
March 8, 2020

Keathern Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Harrells, NC

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