Betty Louise Leslie Johnson

Betty Louise Leslie Johnson, 86, passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2020 to be with her Lord. She was born June 24, 1934 in Lebanon Junction, KY to the late Issac T. (Boss) Leslie and Thelma Wilcox Leslie. She was a member of the White Mills Baptist Church and a homemaker. Betty graduated from Vine Grove High School in 1953. From a young age Betty worked at several restaurants and retired from the Kentucky Retirement School System. Betty was preceded in death by her loving husband of 50 years, Jesse Johnson, parents, sisters, Lou and Margie, and a brother, Leroy. She was also preceded in death by her beloved granddaughter, Lynnsey Nicole Johnson. She leaves to cherish her memory, two sons, Gregory Lee (Cheri) and Harvey Lynn (Karen G.); precious grandchildren, Jessica Rock Miller (Bradley), Bryanna Johnson, and Justin and Trevor Troutman; and a great-grandchildren, Hunter, Payton, and Brayden. Betty will be sorely missed by all that knew her. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Bruce Underhill officiating. Burial will follow in Sonora Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to Crusade for Children. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, July 23, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Friday, July 24, 2020 starting at 11:00 AM
Brown Funeral Home

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