Rosetta Johnson Obituary

This obituary was found in the collection of the Colson Library, Morgantown, WV and submitted by Bridgette Osz.


Thursday August 24, 1961 Barbour Democrat, page 4

Mrs. Rosetta Johnson 86y of Moatsville Rt 2 Clemtown died at 1:50 PM on Monday August 21 at the home of her daughter Mrs. John Mitchell of Moatsville after having been ill some 12 years and seriously ill for four months.

She was born in Barbour County on August 10, 1875, a daughter of the late Samuel and Virginia England Moats. Her husband was the late George Johnson.

Surviving are two daughters Mrs. John (Rosa) Mitchell, with whom she resided, and Mrs. Willie (Virginia) Weaver of Grafton; six grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren

One brother, Stingly Moats and two sisters Mrs. Harriet Phillips and Ella Thompson are deceased.

Mrs. Johnson was affiliated with the EUB Church.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, in the Mt. Morris Methodist Church with the Rev. Lee Phillips officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Morris Cemetery


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