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Lewis Johnson
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DURHAM: Lewis Johnson, 90, died on January 10, 2018 at Hock Family Pavilion. He was born in Orange Co, the son of the late Charlie Johnson and Ellen Dawson Johnson. He was predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Edna Hopson Johnson; son, Lewis Jerald “Jerry” Johnson; brothers, Fred, Clarence, Garland and Harden Johnson and sisters, Mary Johnson and Helen Adomitis. Mr. Johnson retired from Liggett & Myers after 30 plus years of service. He was a beloved father and grandfather and will be missed.

Mr. Johnson is survived by his daughter, Betty Birmingham; granddaughters, Sandy Johnson, Ellen Birmingham (Holden); and very special neighbors, John and Kim McAllister.

A graveside service will be held 2 pm, Monday, January 15, in the Lowes Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Forest Gale officiating.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Hock Family Pavilion for their loving care and attention.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be made at

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2:00 PM
Lowes Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

4430 S. Alston Ave.
Durham, NC 27713

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Lowes Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

4430 S. Alston Ave.
Durham, NC 27713


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