Lelia Jenkins Johnson, 90, of Natural Bridge Station died Feb. 16


Lelia Jenkins Johnson, 90, of Natural Bridge Station, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Heritage Hall.

Born Jan. 12, 1928, in Bedford, she was a daughter of Elisha Jenkins and Mamie Hensley Jenkins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Edward Johnson.

She was a member of Faith Baptist Church and loved spending time with her family and flowers.

Surviving are her children,  Tommy E. Johnson of Buena Vista, Betty Myers Furrow of Tiffin, Ohio, Lois Allman of Lexington, N.C., Judy Johnson of Lynchburg, and Sherry Adams of Natural Bridge Station; sister, Katie Mason, and brother Marvin Jenkins, both of Natural Bridge Station; eight grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild; 

A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Faith Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Bostic officiating. Burial will follow at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens. 

Family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 19, at Harrison Funeral Home. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church, 15 Faith Baptist Circle, Natural Bridge Station, VA 24579.