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“Benee You will always be missed here on earth and I know you are with God but when I get to Heaven I will see you forever ! I will ...Read More »
1 of 51 | Posted by: Steven Buckson - Washington DC, DC

“It's taken me awhile to say but Aunt Benee I miss you more everyday. I barely survived the lost of my mother, but now that you're gone I feel both...Read More »
2 of 51 | Posted by: Ricky

“I am truly and honestly saddened to hear of the recent passing of Benee. I remember her growing up in Yorkshire Square along with her brother and her...Read More »
3 of 51 | Posted by: Joel Murphy - North Chicago, IL

“I was truly saddened to learn of Benee's passing. Very often difficult events happen in our lives that we do not expect. However, God is always at...Read More »
4 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“May God keep your family in comfort doing these difficult times. The Jefferson family from 5517 Briarwood Lane remembers Benae Benji and Benita from...Read More »
5 of 51 | Posted by: Jeffersons - portsmouth, VA

“To my childhood friend, You are in the loving arms of our Lord and you have everlasting peace. I will never forget our childhood memories and me...Read More »
6 of 51 | Posted by: Tyreese Bene' Goodman Hamilton - VA

“I have always relished being "aunt Phyllis" and "my favorite aunt". As we all know, Benee' was so smart. As much as she borrowed,she also gave. For...Read More »
7 of 51 | Posted by: Malcolm and Phyllis Elmore - VA

8 of 51 | Posted by: A friend

“Bene'e, you will surely be missed. I prayer for you family and friends. Danny Williams ”
9 of 51 | Posted by: Daniel Williams - Atlanta, GA

“Barbara and Johnnie, I am so glad that we share our love for our Lord; otherwise, this heartbreak would be too hard to bear. My love and prayers are...Read More »
10 of 51 | Posted by: Mary-Lynn Chambers - Camden, NC

“Dr. Johnson and Family, Our prayers are that God will sustain you in this most difficult hour. Murel and Rosemary Jones ”
11 of 51 | Posted by: Murel Jones - Hertford, NC

“I am so deeply saddened by your loss of your precious daughter. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
12 of 51 | Posted by: Emily Jin - Elizabeth City, NC

“The thoughts and prayers of the Bradshaw family go out to her family at this time of terrible loss. ”
13 of 51 | Posted by: Scott Bradshaw - Portsmouth, VA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and family at this most difficult time. I know that God will see you through all of this. Remember the good...Read More »
14 of 51 | Posted by: Sherry B. Lewis - Elizabeth City, NC

“I want you to know how sorry I am about your lost and how much I am keeping you and your family in prayer. ”
15 of 51 | Posted by: Soro Deborah J. Cowell - Camden, NC

“"I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. ...Read More »
16 of 51 | Posted by: Richard Hawkins - Huntsville,, AL

“Whenever you attended church with your Dad Ben at Trinity Temple, we all could see the love that you both had for each other. Rest in peace Benee. We...Read More »
17 of 51 | Posted by: Gladys Bunch - Portsmouth, VA


“Thinking of you in your hour of sorrow and extending heartfelt sympathy. ”
19 of 51 | Posted by: Cecil and Lillie Perry - NC

“I spent as much time in your home as I did my own. Benee was a wonderful young lady. My condolences and prayers to you. ”
20 of 51 | Posted by: Rev. William Norman ,Jr - SC

“Mr. Johnny & Dr. Barbara, In times like this remember "There's not a friend like the lowly Jesus". Continue to hold on to the Faith that carries...Read More »
21 of 51 | Posted by: Vincent & Maureen Beamon - NC

“Barbara, I was so sadden to hear of the passing of your daughter. Please know that I have you and your family in my most sincerest prayers at this...Read More »
22 of 51 | Posted by: Monette Dutch - Camden, NC

“We loved you, but God loved you best. Rest in Peace. We will meet again at the foot of the cross. Peace & love to all of God's heavenly angels. ”
23 of 51 | Posted by: Mr. Marion W. Richardson - DC

“Dr. Johnson, I am deeply sadden to hear of the loss of your daughter. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God continue to...Read More »
24 of 51 | Posted by: Saundra S. Copeland - VA

“A thousand times you will miss her A thousand times you will cry I know that if your love alone could have saved her she wouldn't had to die. ...Read More »
25 of 51 | Posted by: Patricia Shannon - Grandy, NC

“I will always remember Benee as my first daughter. I miss her already! ”
26 of 51 | Posted by: Carolyn Stevenson - Portsmouth, VA

“To Dr. Johnson and family, Praying for you and your family. ”
27 of 51 | Posted by: Gladys Spellman - Reynoldsburg, OH

“Dr. Johnson & Family Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God continue to bless and strengthen you. ”
28 of 51 | Posted by: Carl & Queenie Turner - NC

“Barbara and Johnnie, On behalf of the Elizabeth City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. I extend heartfelt sympathy, our love and...Read More »
29 of 51 | Posted by: Addie W. Griffin - NC

“Barbara and Johnnie, Words seem inadequate to express the sadness I feel about your daughter's death. I am here to give support wherever I can...Read More »
30 of 51 | Posted by: Elouise White - Elizabeth City, NC

“Barbara and Johnnie, I am thinking of you at this difficult time. I was very sorry to hear you have lost someone so precious to your heart. I know...Read More »
31 of 51 | Posted by: Dr. Juanita Midgette Spence - NC

32 of 51 | Posted by: REMONA STOKLEY - Elizabeth City, NC

“Benee was a beautiful person, and my classmate from the IC Norcom Class of 85. It has been over 25 years since I have seen her, but I still recall...Read More »
33 of 51 | Posted by: Desmond Stills - Suffolk, VA

“I am sadened to hear of her passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends. May her next journey with our savior keep her at peace ”
34 of 51 | Posted by: Joanna Bell-Holland - VA

“I was taken aback to see this announcement. I went to ECSU with Bene'e. You have my most sincere condolences and my prayers. ”
35 of 51 | Posted by: Sonya Williams - Havelock, NC

“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family and friends. ”
36 of 51 | Posted by: Shelly Stonehocker - NC

“My coondolences to the family. May you find confort and strenght in God's mercy during this time and forever more. ”
37 of 51 | Posted by: Leigh Meriweather Knight - GA

“Barbara and Johnnie, I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. May God provide you with strength beyond our understanding in the days to come. I...Read More »
38 of 51 | Posted by: Dr.. Shelia H. Williams - NC

“Please know that I am praying for your family at this difficult time. I can't imagine your pain right now, but I know that God will carry you through...Read More »
39 of 51 | Posted by: Cheryl Luton - Elizabeth City, NC

“Sweet Bene'e: I will always love you. You were like a sister to me. Very mature for your age, back in the day at I. C. Norcom---believe it or not...Read More »
40 of 51 | Posted by: Germaine Monteil (Diggs) Stephenson - GA

“Benee' the Lord has called you home to rest. You and Benita are together once again sharing the love that only sistets can. And though your leaving...Read More »
41 of 51 | Posted by: Donna Johnson-Hines - Stafford, VA

“This candle will forever be lit with a flame for everlasting life. God bless ”
42 of 51 | Posted by: Dione Sutton - Chesapeake, VA

“"Gone, but not forgotten" are the only words that come to mind. These words comforted me through the years and now must do it again. I have no way...Read More »
43 of 51 | Posted by: Loris R. Bass-Ayirebi - MD

“Time and distance cannot diminish love and fond memories. My husband, Vic and I hold you all in our prayers. May the grace of the Lord be your...Read More »
44 of 51 | Posted by: Avis Gregory - Charlotte, NC

“I am very, very saddened to hear of Bene'e's passing. I know what a burden this is, and see again how suffering comes to us all. Please know that you...Read More »
45 of 51 | Posted by: Linda Lisowski

“May your family find peace in the days ahead, and know that you are in God's hands. ”
46 of 51 | Posted by: Chantelle MacPhee - NC

“To the Adamson- Johnson Family Words cannot express the sorrow I feel. Benee and I were like sisters at Churchland Jr High. I will always remember...Read More »
47 of 51 | Posted by: Charlette Key Hardy - Chesapeake, VA

“Barb, You are never alone. God is with you and so am I. ”
48 of 51 | Posted by: Iris O. Valentine, - Portsmouth, VA

“I have no words to express my emotions on hearing the news of Benee's transition. It has not been that long that we saw and spoke at Benita's...Read More »
49 of 51 | Posted by: Thomasina Valentine - Portsmouth, VA

“R.l. P. Ben and Bonita my prayers are with your family. ”
50 of 51 | Posted by: William Norman, Jr

“I am very much saddened to hear of Benee's loss.....and I regret that I didn't get a chance to see her again...so many years passed, I remember her...Read More »
51 of 51 | Posted by: Michelle Griffin - Portsmoth, VA

Benee was born on July 31, 1967 and passed away on Wednesday, October 9, 2013.

Benee was a resident of Washington, District Of Columbia.

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