October 17, 2012
Phyllis Ann Johnson nee Storey, 74
Phyllis Ann Johnson nee Storey, 74, of Riverside, Ohio passed away at home after a long illness on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. She was born June 17, 1938, to the late Augusta and Bennie Storey, in Portsmouth, Ohio and has resided in the Dayton, Ohio area for over 50 years.
Phyllis retired from GM Delco Products. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William Johnson; in 1997 her only grandchild, Josh Parsons; seven sisters: Wilma Moran, Opal McWharter, Jewel Distel, Lillian Cox, Pearldean White, Delores Gillum, and Jean Frazier; and step-son, Tommy Johnson. Phyllis is survived by her daughter, Tammy Parsons; sisters, Ouita Dearfield, Alice (Dail) Irwin, Brenda Byrd and Carolyn Chessman; step-sons, Billy (Cathy) Johnson, Rick (Evelyn) Johnson and Jimmy (Kelly) Johnson; special friends, Connie Johnson, Diane Carpenter, and Gerrie Keck; and many nieces, nephews, and step-grandchildren.
She was a longtime member of the Vineyard Church and enjoyed joking with her loved ones. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME – BEAVERCREEK CHAPEL, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. at Grange Hall. Interment Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery. Her family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at the funeral home.
Contributions in Phyllis’ memory may be made to The Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, Ohio 45420. Condolences may be expressed to her family at www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.