Lenora A. Johnson, 86 of Louisville, Kentucky passed away Saturday April 14, 2018 at the Baptist East Health Louisville. Lenora was born December 5, 1931 in Butler County Kentucky to the late Guy and Zeffie Fishburn Ward and wife of the late Joe R. Johnson whom she married on April 15, 1951. Lenora enjoyed gardening, family gatherings and cooking (specifically canning tomatoes in all forms). She loved being able to care for her special needs daughter Fredia Joe Johnson. She was a member of Cool Springs General Baptist Church and a homemaker. Other than her parents, grandparents and husband she is preceded in death by 5 brothers and sisters Dorothy May Ward, James Ward, Junior O. Ward, Joyce C. Ward and Lois D. Ward.
Lenora A. Johnson is survived by three children Freida Johnson of Louisville, KY, David Glenn Johnson and wife Karen of Taylorsville, KY and Sonya Elaine Fleming of Louisville, KY; three grandchildren Christopher Johnson, William Fleming and wife Ariel and Dillan Fleming; one great grandson Wyatt Fleming; one sister Wilma Jean Oliver of Morgantown, KY and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Friday April 20, 2018 at 1:00pm with Bro. Gary Oberhausen officiating. Burial will be in the Cool Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday April 19, 2018 from 2:00pm - 8:00pm and Friday 8:00 am until funeral time at 1:00pm at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Please share any photos, condolences, memories or light a candle in memory of Lenora at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com