Irene Coberly Johnson

Published 11:00 pm Monday, July 2, 2012

Irene Coberly Johnson, age 82, a resident of the Troy Health and Rehabilitation Center, died Saturday, June 30, 2012.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. from the chapel of Dillard Funeral Home in Brundidge. Graveside services will be held Friday, June 6, 2012 at 10 a.m. in the Fairmont Baptist Church Cemetery in Red Level. Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Thursday.

She is survived by her daughters, Nancy Sims (Paul) Krug, Connie Sims, and Martha Sims; a son, Gary (Sheila) Sims; brothers, James (Mary Ann) Glidwell and Douglas Glidwell; eleven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

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She was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Joyce Sims; her mother Myrtle Glidwell; her father, Branton Coberly; a sister, Betty Jo Ellis; and a brother, Cecil Coberly.

Mrs. Johnson was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a former resident of Red Level and Tampa. Her hobbies included gardening, cooking, sewing, fishing, listening to music, and reading.

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