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Virginia Clara Bow Ard Johnson,

Virginia Clara Bow Ard Johnson, 79, the widow of Ed Louis Johnson, entered into the joys of her Eternal Home on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at McLeod Hospice House. 
Mrs. Johnson was born the daughter of William Jesse Ard and Lessie Marie Hayes Ard on October 28, 1939 in Florence County. She was a member of the Effingham Church of God where she served as a Sunday School teacher, active in the women’s auxiliary, and youth director. She leaves behind a Christian legacy to her family and friends and written in her bible she leaves this to them…“For this is a journey we all must take and we each must go alone. It’s all part of the Makers plan, a step on the road to home – miss me but let me go.”
She leaves behind: a son, Ed Larue Johnson; ten grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and two brothers, Henry Robert (Annie) Ard, Otly Gale (Sheila) Ard, and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by: her parents; her husband; two children, Karen Lynn Johnson and Timothy Gregg Johnson; eight siblings, David Raymond Ard, Jesse Naomi Brown, Mettie Geneva Matthews, Lillian Lavonne Ard, Edward Billy Ard, William Joseph Ard, Preston LaRoss Ard, and Aggie Jean Dennis.
A Home Going Celebration with recognition of Christian Ministry will be 3PM, Monday, June 17, 2019 at Effingham Church of God, 149 McLaughlin Road, Effingham, SC. Interment will follow in the Bethany Cemetery directed by the Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Johnson family will receive family and friends from 5-8PM, Sunday, June 16, 2019 in the sanctuary of Effingham Church of God. 
McKenzie Funeral Home of Hemingway is honored to serve the Johnson family.


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