Mrs. Laura Jane Johnson age 84 of Silver Creek Georgia passed away Tuesday September 14, 2021.

Ms. Laura Johnson was born January 10, 1937 to the late William Presley and Mae Leach Davis. She is also preceded in death by her Son John Robert Truett and  siblings Brooke Davis, Charles Davis, Billy Davis and Jerry Davis. 

She is survived by her Daughter Betty Cheeks, Brother Jack Davis, Sisters Joyce Stringer and Rebecca Truitt. Her grandchildren Shannon and amber Cheeks and great grand children Faith Cheeks, Sierra Gulick, Andrew Cheeks, Adrian Cheeks, CJ Cheeks and Mackenzie Baumgarner. 

Graveside services for Ms. Johnson will be held Saturday, September 18, 2021 at the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00 p.m. until the funeral hour in the Chapel of the Antioch Baptist Church. 

Condolences can be made to the family by visiting out website at and sign the online guestbook. 

The Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Ms. Laura Jane Johnson. 

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