Death is the golden key that opens up eternity. Every day we are dying until the last day comes, so he called our beloved, Betty Louise Dorsey- Johnson, home. She was born, June 25, 1933, in Butler town, MD to the late Samuel S. Dorsey and Estella Butler- Dorsey. She departed this life, January 10, 2018.
Betty Louise Johnson was the third of eight children, four preceded her in death: James, Robert, Portia, and Shirley. She was married to the late Ralph (Bubby) Johnson. She was educated in the Kent County School System and graduated from Garnett High School in 1951. Betty Louise Johnson worked at Lee’s Travel Wear and Drayton Manor. She was a member of (MCCOL) United Methodist Church. Her favorite hymns were, “He Beyond My Faults,” “God Is”, “It Is Well”, and “Ride on King Jesus”.
Betty Louise Johnson leaves to cherish her memory two daughters, Wen Oxendine (married to Mitchell) of Smithfield, NC and Rita Johnson of Big Woods, MD; two sons, Pastor- Elect Ralph Johnson (married to Carol Johnson) and Barry Johnson (married to Deborah Johnson), of Big Woods, MD; Seven grandchildren: Carey, Tamika, Charles, Joyell, Ralph II, Tyray, and Darius; Sixteen great grandchildren and five great- great grandchildren; two brothers, Ronald Dorsey (married to Louise) and Samuel Dorsey (married to Barbara) of all Baltimore, MD; one sister, Clara(Teeny) Dorsey of Easton, MD; one sister in-law, Doris Johnson, Chestertown, MD and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.