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Betty Jane (Bolyard) Johnson

June 12, 1932 ~ February 28, 2020 (age 87)

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Betty Jane Johnson, 87 of Tunnelton died Friday, February 28, 2020 at her home with family by her side.

She was born June 12, 1932, in Tunnelton , a daughter of the late Marvin Samuel and Hazel Grace Henline Bolyard.

Mrs. Johnson was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend and was a member of the Denver United Methodist Church.  She was a member of the Col. Rowan, Post 2345 Ladies Auxiliary, loved her cats, feeding the birds, her flowers, gardening.  Family and friends looked forward to her peanut butter fudge and she worked as a teacher’s aide for the Preston County Board of Education,

She is survived by her sons, Charles Johnson and wife, Diana and Donnie Johnson and wife, Donna, all of Tunnelton; her brother, Bob Bolyard and wife, Sue of Tunnelton; three grandchildren, Brian Johnson and his children, Ethan and Tara, Kyla Younker and her children, Gracie, Kaden and Avan and Ashley Britton and husband Todd and their children, Jace and Hailey; her special friends and the morning coffee crew.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles (Jimmy) Johnson on June 8, 2019.

Friends may call at the Browning Funeral Home in Kingwood on Tuesday, March 3 from 2-8 pm where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 11 am with Pastor Tom Strahin officiating.  Interment will follow in the Camp Ground Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Denver United Methodist Church in memory of Mrs. Johnson. at DUMC  c/o Sarah Wolfe 5402 Preston Hwy. Tunnelton, WV 26444.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty Jane (Bolyard) Johnson, please visit our floral store.


March 3, 2020

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Browning Funeral Home
201 East Main Street
Kingwood, WV 26537

Funeral Service
March 4, 2020

11:00 AM
Browning Funeral Home
201 East Main Street
Kingwood, WV 26537

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