Mrs. Helen Peugh Johnson

Mrs. Helen Peugh Johnson

Born March 21, 1931. Died March 12, 2021.
Resided in Rome, GA

Mrs. Helen Peugh Johnson, age 89, of Rome, GA, passed away on March 12, 2021, at her residence.

Mrs. Johnson was born in Floyd County, GA on March 21, 1931, daughter of the late John W. Peugh and the late Annie Mae Willis Peugh. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Bob L. Johnson, by her sister and brother-in-law, Gloria and Larry Belcher, by brother-in-law, Raiford Gentry, and by a nephew, Steve Gentry. Mrs. Johnson was a graduate of McHenry High School.  Before her retirement, she worked 34 years as a Supervisor of the Fund Control Office at the Georgia Department of Labor.  She was a member of the International Quota Club, the Floyd Hospital Auxiliary, and Pleasant Valley North Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sister, Anne Gentry, Summerville; her brother, Ray Peugh (Shirley), Armuchee; 6 nieces & nephews, Todd Peugh, Melissa Howard (Cleveland), Tommy Gentry (Wendy), Greg Gentry (Jana), Nicole Swiger (Mike), Neal Belcher (Heather), and Susan Gentry; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 4pm on Sunday, March 21, 2021, in the gazebo at Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Clyde Hampton officiating.  Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2:30pm until 3:30pm at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel.  Social distancing guidelines will be followed, and masks are requested.

Pallbearers are asked to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, on Sunday by 2:15pm and Include:  Todd Peugh, Cleveland Howard, Tommy Gentry, Greg Gentry, Mike Swiger, Neal Belcher, Michael Swiger and Drake Swiger.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to “GA 2-Day Walk for Cancer” at 270 Carpenter Drive, Suite 515, Atlanta, GA  30328.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.

Oaknoll Memorial Gardens