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Barbara Jo Johnson

June 3, 1942 ~ May 7, 2021 (age 78)




Mrs. Barbara Jo Johnson, 78, of Valley, Alabama passed away on Friday, May 7th, 2021 at the East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.

Mrs. Johnson was born in Langdale, Alabama on June 3, 1942 to the late Joe Dorough and Rubye Myers Dorough.  She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Matt Bryant; stepson, Spencer Johnson; brother, Jeffrey Warren Dorough.

She was a graduate of Valley High School and was a member of the Rammer Jammers.  Mrs. Johnson worked several years for the Interstate Valley Telephone company.

She was a very artistic lady who worked with several different mediums of art.  Her artwork many, many paintings, quilting, and ceramics just to name a few.  She loved to travel, and she loved her pets.

She was a member of Beulah United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Johnson; children, Kathy (Mike) Snowden, Joel (Delana) Upchurch; brother, Danny (Bev) Dorough; grandchildren, Jeff (Laura) Snowden, Adam (Paula) Snowden, Jake (Tiffany) Hudmon; great grandchildren, six; several nieces and nephews; sister-in-law, Brenda Carmichael.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made in her memory to Beulah United Methodist Church. 

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 11th, 2021 at 11:00A.M. EDT at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home chapel in Valley with interment following in Johnson Memorial Gardens.  Her family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 6:00P.M. EDT until 8:00P.M. EDT.

Please visit her Memorial Tribute page below to leave a kind word for her family, share a memory of Mrs. Johnson, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.


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May 10, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley
3700 20th Avenue
Valley, AL 36854

Funeral Service
May 11, 2021

11:00 AM
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley
3700 20th Avenue
Valley, AL 36854

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