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Obituary for Betty Ann Johnson

Betty Ann Johnson (Shegogue) passed away peacefully on February 26, 2024, in Pollocksville, North Carolina, at the age of 94. She was born on August 16, 1929, in Oxon Hill, Maryland.

Betty was a very loving and quiet individual who dedicated her life to her family. As a homemaker, she found joy in caring for her loved ones and creating a warm and welcoming home. Betty was a member of the Pollocksville Presbyterian Church in Pollocksville, North Carolina, where she found solace and community.
In her free time, Betty enjoyed watching Western movies and cherished moments spent with her grandchildren. Her kind and gentle nature touched the lives of all who knew her.

Betty is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Coeyman, and husband Michael; sister, Clara Murphy; sister, Beverly Lubin; 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Johnson; daughter, Linda Gardiner and infant daughters Carolyn and Karen; sons Joseph and James and infant Ronald, Jr. as well as her sister Audrey Latimer.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 9, 2024 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD, where a funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM. Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.

Betty will be deeply missed by her family and friends, but her legacy of love and kindness will live on in their hearts forever.

In lieu of Flowers contributions can be made out to the American Cancer Society, and the American Heart Society.

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Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home and Cremation Services, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.