Frances (Mowbray) Johnson

August 2, 1930 ~ March 4, 2022 (age 91)


Frances Mowbray Johnson, 91, of Scottsville, passed away on Friday, March 4, 2022 at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville.

She was born on August 2, 1930, a daughter of the late Claude and Bertha (Ballowe) Mowbray.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Samuel Johnson; and a number of brothers and sisters.

Frances was an active member of Antioch Baptist Church where she served as a Sunday School Teacher and member of the W.M.U.  She was dedicated to her work as a Beautician in the Town of Scottsville for over 60 years, but above all else, she deeply loved and cared for her family. 

Survivors include two daughters, Carolyn Tapscott (Lindsay) and Donna Butler (Linwood), both of Scottsville; a son, Eddie Johnson (Marcella) of Scottsville; one brother Harold Mowbray (Carolyn) of TN; grandchildren, Brian Tapscott (Jennie), Stephanie Tapscott (Geoff Work), Kimberly Hanes (Bob), Kelli Craddock (Rhett), Lauren Ward (Bruce), Kristen Hunter (Charlie), Brandon Johnson (Ryan Evans), great-grandchildren, Mason Tapscott, Cooper Tapscott, Landon Critzer, Cameron Critzer, Noah Hanes, Jackson Hanes, Ava Work, Anna Work, Kaitlyn Craddock, Taylor Craddock, Caroline Ward, Luke Ward, Lillian Ward, Garrett Hunter, Kate Hunter; a number of nieces and nephews; and a special caregiver, Edna Davis.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, March, 9, 2022 at Antioch Baptist Church by Pastor David Vogt.  Burial will follow in Scottsville Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 7-8 PM on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund, 4422 Antioch Rd, Scottsville, VA 24590.

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March 8, 2022

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thacker Brothers Funeral Home (Scottsville)

Funeral Service
March 9, 2022

11:00 AM
Antioch Baptist Church (Scottsville)

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