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Ilean Johnson

Ilean Johnson, 84, of Union City passed away 1:57 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2024, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Ron Gray officiated.
Ilean was born March 2, 1940, in Morning View, Kentucky, daughter of the late Ernest William Lykins and the late Carla (Deaton) Skaggs. She had been employed as a private sitter and was of the Pentecostal faith.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Max and Barbara Grimes of Union City; her daughter and son-in-law, Jill and Fredy Venczel of Lake Wylie, South Carolina; four grandchildren, Haley Purdy of Newbern, Jordan Grimes of Union City, Caleb Venczel of Belmont, North Carolina, and Zach Venczel of Lake Wylie, South Carolina; three great-grandchildren, Makayla Purdy and Carson Paugh, both of Newbern, and Amelia Venczel of Lake Wylie, South Carolina; and two sisters, Wanda Watson and Clara Johnson.
She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Virgie Ervin, Virginia Whitlock and Betty Jeffers.
Published in The Messenger on 3.27.24