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Thelma (Morrison) Johnson

August 9, 1928 ~ January 26, 2020 (age 91)


Thelma Johnson, 91, of Amanda passed away on January 26, 2020.  Thelma was born on August 9, 1928 in Ross County to Oscar and Ocie (Clary) Morrison.  She attended Laurelville Church of God who are her church family.  In addition to her parents and step father Roy Newman, she was preceded in death by her husband Samuel H. Johnson, brothers Albert Morrison, Leonard, John and Artie Newman and Cloyd Morrison and sisters Juanita Dobbins and Frances Carroll.  Thelma is survived by her children Tonya (George) Poling of Laurelville, Samuel (Victoria) Johnson, Tammie (Bryan) Lindsey both of Amanda, 9 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and by siblings, Jesse, Dale, Charles Newman Marlene Mathes and Vada Miller, extended family Dave and Robin Saum and Curt Wetherell.  Funeral services will be held on  Friday  at 2:00 p.m. at the Laurelville Church of God with burial to follow in Tarlton Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Wellman Funeral Home, Laurelville on Thursday from 2-8 p.m. and Friday at the church from 12-2 p.m.  Memorial contributions are suggested to Laurelville Women of the Church of God.    Online condolences can be made to 


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January 30, 2020

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wellman Funeral Home Laurelville
16451 St. Rte. 56 East
Laurelville, OH 43135

Funeral Service
January 31, 2020

2:00 PM
Laurelville Church of God
16457 OH-56
Laurelville, OH 43135

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