Sarah Browning Johnson

Sarah Browning Johnson, 75, of Winona passed away on Sunday, Feb, 3, 2019, at Vaiden Community Living Center in Vaiden.

Visitation was from noon until service time at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Lee Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Evergreen Cemetery in North Carrollton. Rev. Eddie Johnson officiated the service.
Mrs. Johnson was born to Mead and Helen Browning in Carroll County on Jan. 11, 1944. She was a homemaker and also worked for a time at JA Olsen and for Winona Public Schools. She was a member of North Winona Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Patricia Nail; two brothers, Ben and Billy Browning; and her parents.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Sammie Johnson; her son, Eddie Johnson and wife, Sarah, of Olive Branch; three sisters, Louise Huggins and husband, Charles, of Vaiden, Vera Mitchell and husband, Norman, of McCarley, and Peggy Garver and husband, Robby, of Lexington; three brothers, Robert Browning and wife, Mary Lee, of Winona, John Browning and wife, Donna, of Madison, and Alan Browning and wife, Pam, of Vaiden;  four grandchildren, Suzanne Downs and husband, Jeremy, of Carrollton, Andy Nail and wife, Samantha, of Okinawa, Japan, and Harrison and Evelyn Johnson of Olive Branch; five great-grandchildren: Gracee, Jonathan, and Emma Downs and Hayden and Harper Nail.; and a host of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers were Jeremy Downs, Jonathan Downs, David Ross, Scott Browning, Preston Huggins, and Dexter Farley.  Honorary pallbearers were Andy Nail, Hayden Nail, and Harrison Johnson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America (, 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001; or Cayce Baptist Church, 4070 Cayce Rd, Byhalia, MS 38611. 

Lee Funeral Home in Winona ( handled the arrangements.







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