Betty Jean Johnston, 46, of Easton Road in Pearisburg, departed this life Friday evening August 3, 2007 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg. Born in Montgomery County on October 11, 1960 she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Frances Crawford Davis. She had been employed at Corning in Blacksburg and was a member of Pearisburg Christ Fellowship.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband James L. (Jimmie) Johnston, Jr. and a son James Lee Johnston, III both of the home; a step-daughter Kristen Jones of Pembroke; a brother and sister-in-law Bobby and Jeanie Davis of Christiansburg; a sister Shirley Myers of Blacksburg; her father-in-law J. L. ( Jim) Johnston, Sr. of Pearisburg.
The family will receive friends at Pearisburg Christ Fellowship Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Funeral services will be conducted at 8:00 PM following the visitation with Pastor Greg Cox officiating. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.