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Edith Ramsey Miller Johnston

Edith Ramsey Miller Johnston, age 92, Erwin, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 21, 2018 at the Erwin Health Care after a lengthy illness.  She was a lifelong resident of Unicoi County and daughter of the late Luther and Sarah Amanda Haynes Ramsey. 

Mrs. Johnston was formerly employed by Red Cap with over thirty-two years of service. She was a member of Rock Creek Church of God and attended Erwin Pentecostal Holiness Church prior to her failing health.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Harvey Miller; her second husband, Leroy Johnston; four brothers: Clyde, Lloyd, Floyd and Edward Ramsey; one sister, Grace Carathers.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory, one son, Richard Miller and wife, Donna, Erwin; two grandsons: Darrell and Connor Miller; several nieces and nephews also survive. 

The family will receive friends from 12:00 P.M. until the hour of service on Monday, September 24, 2018 in the Robert Ledford Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor David Byrd will officiate at the 1:30 P.M. funeral service. Music will be provided by Inez Chandler and Loretta Ollis. Interment will follow in the Roselawn Memory Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. 

Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Johnston family through our complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at 

Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Johnston family.  (423) 743-1380.