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Norma Carol Crowder Johnson

December 10, 1935 ~ December 19, 2021 (age 86)

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Norma Carol Crowder Johnson of Fincastle passed away peacefully at her home December 19, 2021 at the age of 86 surrounded by her children.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 58 years, William “Billy” Johnson; a grandson, Neil Reece; her parents, Warner and Virginia Nininger Crowder; a brother, Dennis Crowder; a sister, Catherine C. Teaford; and her in-laws, Roy Frank and Classie Duke Johnson.

Norma was a loving wife, and devoted mother of Judi (Glenn) Overby, Dale Johnson, and Jill (William) Albers; a super grandmother to Will, Emily (Matt), Carol Ann, Travis, Taylor, and Hannah who were the joy of her life; a great-grandmother to Zoie, Samantha, Sara, Jonavon, Kaydence, Laela, Isobel, Reece, and Riley Ann; siblings: Ashby Crowder and Loyd Crowder; sister-in-law Alice J. Crowder; devoted nephew and niece, Billy Ray and Ellen Teaford; devoted friend of 40 years, Ruby Taylor; cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

Norma enjoyed working crossword puzzles, visiting shut-ins, and writing poetry. She was a lifetime member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, a charter member of Tuesday Morning Club, and was a 1954 graduate of Fincastle High School.

Funeral services will be 1:00 pm Thursday, December 23 at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (White Church), 2357 Mt. Pleasant Church Road, Fincastle with Reverend Rodney Longmire officiating and Reverend Danny Kesler and Reverend Russell Shephard speaking. Burial will be at Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery at 2:00 PM. The family will receive friends 4-7 pm Wednesday at Rader Funeral Home, 630 Roanoke Road Daleville.

Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, C/O Deane Cary; 2357 Mt. Pleasant Church Road, Fincastle, Virginia 24090 or to Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery, C/O Billy Ray Teaford, 2016 Mt. Pleasant Church Road, Fincastle, Virginia 24090.

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December 22, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Rader Funeral Home
630 Roanoke Rd.
Daleville, VA 24083

December 23, 2021

1:00 PM
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church (White Church)
2357 Mount Pleasant Church Rd.
Fincastle, VA 24090


Mt. Pleasant Cemetery (White Church)
2357 Mt. Pleasant Church Road
Fincastle, VA 24090

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