Elizabeth Carol Parsons Johnson, age 62, of 1044 Golf Course Rd., Sparta, passed away Sunday, January 31st, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Carol was born Sept. 26, 1958, to Walter Thomas Parsons and Eva Ruth Edwards Parsons. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Michael Thomas “Sam” Johnson; and a brother, Tommy Guy Brooks.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Jimmy Lee Johnson; a daughter and son-in-law, Sarah and Darrell Maynor of Sparta; a grandson, Carson Wyatt Maynor of Sparta; a brother Alton Brooks and Ethel of Sparta; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Larry Patton officiating. A public walk-through viewing will be held on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm at Thomas Family Funeral Service, but the family will not be present. Due to the current COVID-19 regulations, our staff is committed to taking care of our guests and families that we serve. We ask all guests and family members to please bring and wear a mask.
There will be no visitation at the home and the family kindly asks that no food be brought to the homes due the concerns of COVID-19.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Charlie Bennett 1309 Shawtown Road, Glade Valley, NC 28627 or to Mountain Valley Hospice, 401 Technology Lane Suite 200, Mount Airy, N.C. 27030.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Vickey and Thomas “Catfish” Todd, Mandy Johnson and to the staff at Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care.
Thomas Family Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Johnson Family. If you wish, online tributes may be extended to the family at www.thomasfamilyfs.com.
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