Rachel O. Johnson

Published 9:05 pm Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Ms. Rachel O. “Pinky” Johnson, 61, of 6970 Crittenden Road, passed away Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, at her residence. She was the daughter of the late James E and Pauline Pittman Johnson.



She was a 1971 graduate of John F. Kennedy High School and a graduate of Norfolk State University, where she retired after many years of service.

Rachel was a member of Diamond Grove Baptist Church and is survived by her two aunts, the Rev. Medicia Wright and Mrs. Lillie R. Alston; one uncle, Mr. Herbert Pittman; and a devoted companion Duain Curry Jr.; along with numerous cousins, family and friends.

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A home going service will be held on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Diamond Grove Baptist Church. Interment will be immediately following the service in Oakland Cemetery. Professional services have been entrusted to Harris Funeral Home Inc., 685 Carolina Road, Suffolk. You may send condolences to www.vharrisfuneralhome.com.