Elizabeth Rich Johnson



Elizabeth Rich Johnson passed away on November 14, 2017. She was born near Wallace, NC, the daughter of the late William Charlie and Lucy Dale Rich. Her husband, John E. Johnson and brother Robert D. (Bobby) Rich preceded her in death.

Elizabeth graduated from Clement High School (now Wallace-Rose Hill) and after her marriage lived in Greensboro, NC for a number of years. The family moved to Wilmington in 1969 and she worked for Coastal Lighting Supply Company for 21 years. She was a former member of Little Chapel on the Boardwalk Presbyterian Church and most recently Long Leaf Baptist Church. She was also a member of Goldenrod Chapter No. 142, Order of the Eastern Star since 1979.

Surviving are two sons, Charles Edison (Eddie) & wife Sharon, of Rocky Point; and John Randall, Sr. & wife Cindy of Hampstead; one daughter, Sharon Autry & husband Jackie; grandchildren, Jeremy, April, Sarah, and John Randall Johnson, II and Joshua Autry; two great-grandchildren, Jacob and Cole Johnson.

A visitation will be held 1:00PM Friday, November 17, 2017 at Quinn McGowen Wilmington Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 2:00PM. Mr. Jim Coates will officiate.

Following the service, a burial will be held at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Pallbearers are Jeremy Johnson, Alex Quate, Jacob Johnson, John Randall Johnson Jr., Cole Johnson, Joshua Autry, and Jackie Autry.

The family would like to thank Caring Senior Service for their love and care during this difficult time.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice or the charity of your choice.

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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home of Wilmington