Corine Johnson, 94, of Canonsburg passed away Tuesday July 7, 2020 in her daughter’s home.
She was born January 19, 1926 in Crawfordsville, Arkansas the daughter of Neal and Katie Macklin.
Ms. Johnson was a Christian who was a caretaker by her very nature. She loved caring for babies and her grandchildren.
She was proud of her heritage as a sharecropper working in Arkansas on sugar, cotton and tomato farms.
Her legacy is her family of seventeen children, more than five hundred forty-five grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, and great-great-great grandchildren. She leaves behind five generations of her family.
Surviving are twelve children; Kattie Brown of Rockford, IL, Ruthie Young of Ft. Pierce, FL, Vera Lee of Williamsport, PA, Bobbie Akin of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Diane Harrit of Williamsport, PA, Linda Deery and Gay Chadwick of Canonsburg, PA, Dorothy Robinson of Oklahoma City, OK, Eddie Johnson (Lillian) of Williamsport, PA, Sonny Johnson of Pahokee, FL, Charles Johnson of Williamsport, PA, Norman Johnson of Baltimore, MD, and too many nieces, nephews and cousins to count.
She was preceded in death by five children; Corine Lee, Lonnie Lee, Robert Eugene Johnson II, Willie James Johnson, and Ephrim Johnson and her brothers and sisters David, Neal, Jr., Madison, Sammie, Hattie, Beulah, Mollie and Alma.
Funeral arrangements are private and will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are in the care of Mario L. DeAngelo Funeral Home in Canonsburg.
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