Iris ‘June’ Johnson

Iris “June” Johnson, 71, of Folkston, passed away in St. Marys, on October 8, 2020.  She was born June 17, 1949 in Folkston, to the late Reginald John Henderson and Vernell Reed Henderson.  She was a member of Sand Hill Baptist Church.  She retired in 2016 as a custodian at Folkston Elementary School with over 30 years of service.  

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. Johnson; three sisters, Jeanine Stephens, Cheryl Henderson, and Janice King; and a brother, Mitchell Henderson.

She is survived by her children, Denise Johnson, Melissa Wilson, and Jody (Nicki) Johnson; five grandchildren, Hanna (Travis) Moss, Caleb Wilson, Brandon McDonald, Riley Johnson, and Brystle Johnson; a sister, Judy (Jimmy Ray) Shaffer; and brothers, Mickey (Karen) Henderson and Joey (Lisa) Henderson; and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A graveside funeral service was held Monday, October 12 in Homeland Cemetery with Rev. Trent Long officiating.  

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at  Arrangements were under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston.

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