Joyce Marie Herndon Johnson, 62, of Goldston-Carbonton Road, Goldston, died November 2, 2008 at Central Carolina Hospital in Sanford.
The daughter of Rueben and Emma Grace Howell Herndon, Mrs. Johnson was born January 14, 1946 in Bynum. She attended Bynum United Methodist Church in her earlier years; and worked as a nurse’s aide.
Survivors include her domestic partner, Earl Marsh, of the residence; sons, Bobby Terry and wife Robin of Sanford, Dwayn Johnson of Chapel Hill; daughters, Darlene Knight of Carthage and Jackie Terry of Ramseur; 7 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren; and 6 brothers, Eddie Wayne Herndon, Tommy Herndon, Jimmy Herndon, Harold Herndon, Reuben Herndon and Joe Herndon all of Chapel Hill. Ms. Johnson’s parents preceded her in death.
The service to celebrate Ms. Johnson’s life will be held at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, November 4, 2008 from Bynum United Methodist Church. The Rev. Tony Hancock will preside. Interment will follow in the Bynum United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 – 8 pm Monday at Griffin Funeral Service in Pittsboro.
Memorial contributions are requested to the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be made at: www.griffinfuneral.com, Select Obituaries.
Arrangements are under the care of Griffin Funeral Service of Pittsboro.