Ms. Essie Mae Johnson was born August 22, 1935, in Rankin County, Mississippi to the late Louise and Beulah Johnson, Sr. and was the oldest of six children. She passed away suddenly on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, in Jackson, Mississippi.
Essie attended Jackson Public School along with her brothers and sisters, but most of her education was provided by her mother Beulah, who taught her about Jehovah God. She faithfully accompanied her family to Christian meetings, assemblies, and conventions.
Essie enjoyed walking, shopping, collecting dolls, and dressing up. She was a kind and caring person who loved her family dearly. Essie was preceded in death by her parents, Louis, and Beulah Johnson, Sr. and son Charles F. Johnson, Sr.
Public visitation will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018, from 1-6 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home, located at 886 N. Farish Steet - Jackson, MS 39202.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, October 29, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home Chapel, located at 886 N. Farish Street - Jackson, MS 39202. Interment will be held at Garden Memorial Cemetery, Jackson, MS.
"And He will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry be anymore." Revelation 21:4
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