Mary Elizabeth (Lib) Johnson

Posted at 11:09 PM on Sep 4, 2019


Mary Elizabeth (Lib) Johnson, 89, of Statesville, N.C., passed away Monday, September 2, 2019, at Autumn Care in Statesville.

Mary was born Thursday, May 15, 1930, in Iredell County to the late Marion Quay and Nonnie Mae Childers Teague. She was a homemaker, seamstress and loved making quilts.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Maynard Johnson; one son, Ronald (Ronnie) Johnson; and one brother, James Max Teague.

Lib is survived by three sons, Don Johnson and wife Janet, Kevin Johnson and wife April, both of Statesville, and Rodger Johnson and wife Kellie of Hamptonville; one daughter, Norma Killion of Sacramento, Calif.; three sisters, Helen Beaver of Mooresville, Jane Marlowe and husband Bud of Statesville, and Carolyn Hass of Chapel Hill, N.C.; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. The Rev. Mark Robinette will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service in the Fellowship Hall. Burial will take place in the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

In addition to flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Bethel Colony of Mercey, 1675 Bethel Colony Road, Lenoir, NC 28645.

Condolences may be sent to the Johnson family at

Chapman Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Family of Mary Elizabeth Johnson.

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