Mary Compton Johnson, age 88, died peacefully Friday morning, May 22, 2009, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Mebane, NC to the late James W. and Nellie Stuart Compton on June 10, 1920. Mrs. Johnson was a long-time member of Northgate Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Johnson; her daughter, Joan J. Hutchins; her son, David Wayne Johnson; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, May 28, 2009 from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. Entombment will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.
Friends may visit one hour prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 PM Thursday in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Duke Community Hospice, 4321 Medical Park drive, Suite 101, Durham, NC 27704.
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Arrangements for the Johnson family are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.