It is with profound sorrow that the Management and Support Staff of Nelson's Funeral sadly announce the death Mrs. Alfreida Kennedy Johnson, 66, of Winnsboro, South Carolina.
Mrs. Johnson transitioned into eternity Monday morning August 7, 2017.
Funeral services for Mrs. Johnson will be held Sunday, August 13, 2017, 3:00 p.m. at Shiloh First Independent Church, 52 Kelly Miller Road, Winnsboro, SC 29180. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 5:00 p.m - 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Alfreida Kennedy Johnson was born October 22, 1950 to the late Marvin and John Etta (Lumpkin) Kennedy. On Monday morning, August 7, 2017, Alfreida departed this life and entered into eternal peace at Agape Hospice House in Columbia, South Carolina.
Alfreida attended Fairfield County Public Schools and Piedmont Technical College. She loved life and was a very caring person who loved to talk, sing, and cook. She worshipped faithfully at Shiloh Independent Church in various capacities such as being a devoted choir member and overseer of food services until her health declined. She was well known for her infectious smile! She was also a member of Woman’s Home Aid Lodge 119.
Cherishing her loving memory are her husband of 17 years, Luther Johnson; two sons, Randel Curry of Winnsboro, South Carolina and Earnest (Stacy) Preston James, Jr. of Connecticut; four grandchildren, Shanya Pearson, Preston James, William Curry, and Taylor Curry; one brother, Curtis (Madinah) Mahammad of Greenville, South Carolina; two sisters-in-law, Elaine E. Kennedy and Carolyn Crumpton, both of Winnsboro, South Carolina; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends.
In addition to her loving parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers; Jewell Kennedy, Carnell Kennedy, Donnell Kennedy, and Michael Kennedy; one sister; Karen Crim; and a host of aunts and uncles.