Agnes Newsom Johnson
Agnes Newsom Johnson
  • December 21, 1918 - October 25, 2017
  • Madison, Mississippi

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Agnes Newsom Johnson, 98, passed away on October 25, 2017.

She was born in Holly Springs, MS on December 21, 1918 to Ruby Wright Newsom and William Benjamin Newsom. She attended Holly Spring’s High School.

Agnes married Albert Sidney Johnson and together they shared 62 happy years of marriage and had a son, John Johnson. She was a devoted house wife that loved to bake and sew and was an active member of Trinity Presbyterian Church.

She was predeceased by her parents and siblings William W. “Bubba” Newsom and Frances Moore. She is survived by her siblings Dolly White of Holly Springs, Robert Newsom of Panama City, and Marjorie Haffner of Tampa, son John Johnson, honorary son Tom Allen, multiple nieces and nephews, and friends of the church and her neighborhood.

Visitation will be held Saturday at 2 at Parkway Funeral Home with the service to follow at 3 at Parkway. The burial will be at Parkway Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to French Camp Academy and Palmer Home for Children.