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Frances Alice (Jemison) Johnson

1944 - 2021


Frances Alice Jemison Johnson, 76, of Canonsburg, transferred to her heavenly home, Tuesday, March 24, 2021.

She was born September 19, 1944 in Canonsburg, a daughter of the late David and Mariah “Dot” Jemison.

Frances was a 1962 graduate of Fort Cherry High School.   Following her graduation, she began her first job at Bobbie Brooks garment factory in Arden. She later became a geriatric aide at Mayview State Hospital where she had worked for more than 25 years before retiring.

Evangelist Frances was a member of the Renewed Destiny Kingdom Church in Westland.

She enjoyed cooking and for a short time had a café in her home in Westland.

On May 25, 1967, she married Floyd Gregory Johnson who preceded her in death.

She leaves to mourn her passing, two sons, Samuel Duane Jemison (Kelly) and Eric Angelo Johnson (Tammi) both of Canonsburg; nine grandchildren, Tamika, Jamar, Jordan, Chelsey, Christopher, Ericka, Kayla, Alana and Ahmad; four great grandchildren, Kristinia, Lavender, Maximus, and Amora; two sisters, Freda Kemp and Ann Graves (Alvin) both of Westland; a brother, Rev. David L. Jemison (Marie) of Modesto, CA; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Deceased are two brothers, Joseph and Samuel Jemison; and two sisters, Rose Marie Wallace and Mary Ella Kemp.

At this time there will be no visitation.   A memorial service to celebrate Frances’ life will be celebrated at a later date.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd., Robert K. McIlvaine, Owner/Supervisor, 27 Cherry Ave., Houston, PA 15342.

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Tami Paris

March 29, 2021 6:48 PM

Deepest Sympathy to you and your family.
Tami Marino Paris

Sheryl Patton Dandridge

March 28, 2021 11:27 AM

So very sorry to hear this! Aunt Fran was beautiful, inside and out. My condolences to the  entire family. Praying for your strength during this difficult time. 

Theo mathis

March 28, 2021 7:31 AM

Sorry about the loss Duane
May the Most High bring you and your family comfort at this time.
Ted&Darlene Mathis &Family

Charles Slaughter

March 28, 2021 1:54 AM

I am so Sorry for your loss Prayers from The Slaughter and Talley Family

Lawrence Frazier

March 26, 2021 2:14 AM

Mom Francis, loved and adored all by VVT FAMILY❤

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