Mrs. Jeffie P. Johnson was born to Willie and Mary Jane Liptrot in Montgomery, Alabama. Jeffie departed this earth for eternity. She was the youngest and last surviving sibling of four (4). Jeffie was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Mary Jane Liptrot ; sister, Docie Rutherford, and 2 brothers, Jessie and George Liptrot. Mrs. Johnson dedicated her life to Christ in the Spring of 1960. She faithfully served in Ministry as a Missionary and First Lady of Whole Truth church of God in Christ for many years. Jeffie loved serving the Lord and there was a special calling for ministry to women. In her leisure time , fine dining, cooking and traveling were some of her favorite things to do. She nurtured her children and grandchildren in love, compassion, grace and mercy. She leaves to continue and cherish her legacy: her husband of 68 years, Rev. Jessie N. Johnson of Valparaiso, IN., her beloved children, Harold (Annette) Johnson of Valparaiso, IN., Jesse (Jackie) Johnson of Gary, IN., Evelyn (Aaron) Sanders of Lawton, MI., Irma (Michael) Oliver of Valparaiso, IN., Linda Johnson of Gary, IN., Michael (Regina) Johnson of Cary, Al., and Glen (Brandy) Johnson of Merrillville, IN.; 32 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law, and an extraordinary group of friends (Lola Buckingham) and the abundance of church family. Due to Covid-19 services for Mrs. Johnson will be PRIVATE ! May God bless the Johnson families.
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