Obituary of Doris Lavonia Johnson
Services for Doris L. Johnson, 94, of Lexington, will be private. Woodridge Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Doris Johnson passed away on September 11, 2023. Born in Neuland, Texas, she was a daughter of the late Elner Lee Moore and Helen Bernice Dotson Moore. Doris was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She was devoted to family and God.
Doris relocated from Amarillo, TX to Orchard Park, NY in 1963, and she helped to start The First Baptist Church of Orchard Park, NY. She was an active member of that church teaching Sunday school, Vacation Bible School, and working closely in the Children’s ministry. She later moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she was an Administrative Receptionist for the Telex Corporation. She would often dedicate her spare time to assisting the elderly who might need help in her community.
ister-in-law, Winnie Moore and numerous loving nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Doris was predeceased by her sister, Helen Bailey; brother, Billy Wayne Moore, granddaughter, Lindy Tomlin. Sherryl Carlson (Rick); Barbara Reese (Joel); grandchildren, Ryann Lee, Jordan Reese, Jennifer Reese; great grandchildren, Parker Lee and Jackson Lee; her sister, Wanda Lee Youree; s