Ora Lee Johnson

February 25, 1932 ~ August 30, 2021 (age 89)


Ora Lee (Dolly) Johnson was born on February 25, 1932 in Sumter County to the late Simon and Jaqueline Johnson, Sr. She was the widower of Johnny Moore and Isaac Johnson.

Dolly was a member of Clark United Methodist Church in her younger days and sang on the choir. She then became a life member of New Covenant Presbyterian Church where she sung in the choir.

Dolly was a home health care provider for the Robinson and Lowder families of Oswego, SC.

She loved spending time with her family especially her  grandchildren. She loved attending church, listening to gospel music and was a avid reader of the Bible.

In addition to her parents, Dolly was preceded in death by her son, Walter (Ike) Johnson, a daughter in law, Mary K. Johnson and a grandson, Darrell C Johnson, brothers, Perry (Evelyn) Johnson, Walter (Martha) Johnson, Oliver Johnson, sisters, Rosa L. Johnson and Hannah M. Johnson, nephews, Oliver (Pee Wee) Herriott and Reginald McLaughlin and niece, Gloria McLaughlin.

Dolly departed her life on Monday, August 30, 2021 at her  residence in Sumter, SC.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories and carry on her legacy two sons, Sammie L. Johnson and Bennie (Jacqueline) Johnson, daughter in law, Grace Y. Johnson, grandchildren, Marcus A. Chestnut, Joycelyn  D. Kennedy, Deja V. Johnson, Sammie L. Johnson Jr, Kerri Johnson, Valeryon Johnson, Terrence L. Johnson, Veronique Johnson; three great grandchildren, Justin T. Kennedy, Isiah C. Sanders  and Alana G. Beach and a great –great grand Brooklyn Johnson, niece, Minnie Johnson, nephew Walter L. Johnson


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September 3, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

September 4, 2021

5:30 PM
Clark United Methodist Church
2980 Oswego Highway
Sumter, SC 29150

Private Service

Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

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