Dora Mae Johnson – Obituary

Dora Mae Pergerson Johnson

Dora Mae Pergerson Johnson, 70, passed away Thursday Morning June 29, 2017 at her residence. She was born in Franklin County the daughter of the late Ida Marie Faulkner Pergerson and Jasper Jennings Pergerson. Dora was a loving wife, mother, and Nana and will be greatly missed by family and friends.

There will be visitation from 1 o’clock to 2 o’clock Wednesday afternoon July 5, 2017 at Bright’s Funeral Home. A memorial service honoring her life will be held at 2 o’clock in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Pergerson officiating. A Committal service honoring Dora Mae and Johnny Johnson will be held at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens directly after the memorial service.

Mrs. Johnson is preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Johnny Edward Johnson; brothers, Robert Pergerson of Youngsville and Jasper Pergerson Jr. of Wake Forest; sisters, Annie Marie Ross “Snookie” of Franklinton, Lilly Ball of Franklinton, Joyce Maness of Franklinton, Ruby Christine Perry “Tina” of Youngsville, Betty Lou Pearce of Franklinton.

Mrs. Johnson is survived by her daughters, Tanya McCord (Bob) of Franklinton and Maranda Mason (Rod) of Louisburg; a sister, Brenda Perry (William “Buck”) of Youngsville; sister-in-law, Emma Pergerson of Wake Forest and Betty Pergerson of Youngsville; brother-in-law, Gene Perry of Youngsville; grandchildren, Autumn Best (Brandon) of Smithfield, Hunter Mason (Syerra Hicks) of Louisburg and Ethan Mason of Louisburg. Special thanks to Crystal Matthews for helping us care for our parents in their home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Franklinton Parks and Recreation 7 West Mason Street, Franklinton, NC 27525.