Clemmons Courier Logo

Serving Clemmons, Lewisville, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina

Friday, July 25, 2014

Obits: Janet Sink Johnson

Published Thursday, July 17, 2014

Janet Sink Johnson 

August 20, 1923-July 8, 2014 

Mrs. Janet Sink Johnson, 90, passed away Tuesday morning July 8, 2014 at Mallard Ridge Assisted Living in Clemmons. She was born in Davidson County, on August 20, 1923 to the late James Sink and Neely Hill Sink. Janet, a beloved mother and grandmother, was a lifelong member of Friedberg Moravian Church, where she was a Diener for many years as well as a children's Sunday school teacher. She was preceded in death by husband Donald Clifton Johnson, and daughter Debra Martin, one sister Kathleen Tesh and one brother James Hill Sink. Janet is survived by two daughters Peggy Anderson and husband Donald of Clemmons, and Lisa Blake and husband Ron of Clemmons; six grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. A funeral service was held Friday, July 11, at Friedberg Moravian Church with the Rev. James C. Newsome, Jr. and Rev. Dan K. Nelson officiating. Burial followed the service in the church graveyard. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Friedberg Moravian Building Fund 2178 Friedberg Church Road Winston Salem, N.C. 27127 or to Kate B. Reynolds Hospice and Palliative Care, 101 Hospice Lane Winston Salem, N.C. 27103.