RENETTA "RENIE" MARIE JOHNSON
RENETTA RENIE MARIE JOHNSON
Renetta M. Johnson, known as Renie by family and friends passed into the loving presence of Jesus Christ the morning of January 6, 2015. She was born July 14, 1941 in Denver, Colo. to Richard and Henrietta Knox. Renie enjoyed serving her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, playing the piano and organ for church services, and volunteering her time and cooking skills feeding the homeless. She is survived by her loving husband of 29 years, Mike Johnson; her brother, Jerry Knox; her son, Michael Francisco; her daughter, Christine Thomas and husband, Bill; her son, Stephen Francisco and wife, Myra; her son, Mark Francisco; her son, Anthony Francisco and wife, Susan; her grandchildren, Valerie and Chris Raschke, Brian Francisco, Aran Francisco, Eric Francisco, Justin Thomas, and Geramie and Jarett Malone. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her eldest daughter, Laurel Laurie Francisco.
A viewing will be held at 11:00 a.m., followed by the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at New Song Church in Medford, OR. Pallbearers will be Michael T. Francisco, son; Stephen R. Francisco, son; Brian A. Francisco, grandson; Eric M. Francisco, grandson; William C. Thomas Jr., son-in-law; and Chris C. Raschke, grandson-in-law.
Memorial contributions may be made to Family Nurturing Center, 212 N. Oakdale Ave., Medford, OR 97501, (541)779-5242 in Renie's honor in lieu of flowers.