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Daisy Stepp Johnson

July 14, 1929 - January 3, 2018

Daisy Johnson, 88, passed away Jan. 3rd , 2018 while resting peacefully at the Laurelwood Assisted Living Facility in Columbus, NC where she had been living for 5 years. Daisy was born July 14, 1929 in Hendersonville, NC. She graduated from Dana High School where she was the Valedictorian of her graduating class and …read more

Daisy Johnson, 88, passed away Jan. 3rd , 2018 while resting peacefully at the Laurelwood Assisted Living Facility in Columbus, NC where she had been living for 5 years. Daisy was born July 14, 1929 in Hendersonville, NC. She graduated from Dana High School where she was the Valedictorian of her graduating class and pursued her business career by graduating from Blanton Business College in Asheville, NC. Daisy worked for several banking institutions in Hendersonville (Northwestern Bank, First Union and later Wells Fargo) for 45 plus years, covering the entire span of her business career. She served years as President of the Business Professional Women’s Association (BPW).
She married Edward (Ed) Earl Johnson on Dec. 19th, 1948. Ed and Daisy were married for 62 years until Ed died in 2013. The Johnson family lived in the Laurel Park community just outside Hendersonville. Daisy was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church on 5th Avenue where she served in many roles within the church and youth ministry. She is survived by two sons, Edward Earl (Eddie) Johnson, Jr. and his wife Leslie, Jerry (Birdie) and his wife Jan, a daughter, Janet Johnson Praytor and her husband, Randy. Also surviving are ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 7th , 2018 in the Thos. Shepherd’s Church Street Chapel conducted by Reverend Wally Shamburger. Burial will take place at a later date at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

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Date: Sunday, January 7, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm

Thos. Shepherd's Church Street Chapel

125 S. Church Street
Hendersonville, NC 28793

Service Information

Date: Sunday, January 7, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

Thos. Shepherd's Church Street Chapel

125 S. Church Street
Hendersonville, NC 28793


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