Valdosta Daily Times

November 14, 2013

Theodosia Range Evans Johnson


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Theodosia Range Evans Johnson was born on Aug. 2, 1918, in Valdosta to the late William L. Range and the late Bessie Bowen Range. The Lord called Theodosia into eternal rest on Thursday,  Nov. 7, 2013.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, William L. Range and Oscar L. Range; one sister, Eddie Mae Range; one daughter, Eugenia Evans; and one son, Thomas Evans.

Theodosia leaves to cherish her legacy one loving daughter,  Juanita Evans of Valdosta; devoted goddaughter, Catherine R. Williams (Nathan) of Valdosta; four nephews, Patrick Range and Gary Range of Miami, Fla., the Rev. John Range of Daytona Beach, Fla., William Range (Preferia) of Tallahassee, Fla.; three nieces, the Rev. Diane Range, Betty Bradley and Sandra Range, all of Daytona Beach, Fla.; four grandchildren, Thomas Gene Evans, Gary Flanders, Eureka Dyer and Sonja Greenwood; one sister-in-law, Emma Ruth Range; several great-grandchildren, great-nieces and great-nephews; also a host of other relatives and sorrowing friends.

Funeral service for Theodosia Range Johnson will be held on today, Nov. 14, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Timothy AME Church, 1219 West Hill Ave., Valdosta.  

The Rev. Nathaniel Brown, pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in the Beck Street Cemetery.

 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to St. Timothy AME Church, 1219 West Hill Ave., Valdosta, GA 31601. — Stevens Funeral Home of Valdosta