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Shirley Allen Johnson

Shirley Babb Allen JohnsonLaurensShirley Babb Allen Johnson, age 78, widow of Gary Eugene Allen, Sr. and Ralph Eugene Johnson, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at Greenville Memorial Hospital.Born in Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late Guy and Mattie Fleming Babb. Mrs. Johnson was a homemaker, a member of First Baptist Church, and the Martha Franks Singers.Surviving are: two sons, Gary Allen and wife Wanda and Randy Allen and wife Gail all of Laurens; a brother, Kenneth Babb and wife Betty of Simpsonville; sisters, Helen Mitchell and husband Harold of Honea Path and Lillian Woods and late husband Curtis of Princeton; four grandchildren, Brooke Nabors, Burton Allen and wife Jennifer, Bryson Allen, and Brittney Allen; and four great grandchildren.She was predeceased by four brothers and their spouses, Medford Babb and wife Frances, Stewart Babb and wife Macie, Wilton Babb, and Truman Babb; and a sister Margie B. Ridgeway; and husband Pelham.Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Thursday, November 21, 2013, at First Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson with burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery.The family will be at 423 Burton Rd. and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary, Wednesday, November 20, 2013, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm.Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Choir Fund, 300 West Main St. Laurens, SC 29360.Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Shirley Allen Johnson please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Forest Lawn Cemetery
765 East Main Street
Laurens, SC, 29360

Visitation

NOV 20. 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (EST)

The Kennedy Mortuary

606 West Main Street PO Box 282

Laurens, SC, 29360

info@thekennedymortuary.com

Service

NOV 21. 2:00 PM (EST)

First Baptist Church

300 West Main Street

Laurens, SC


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I got to know Shirley here at Martha Franks Retirement Community. We were both in rehab and doing therapy at the same time when we first came. She will be missed.

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