Bertha Johnson Creech, age 92, of Nebo, NC passed through the beautiful gates into Heaven on Monday, June 29, 2020.
Mrs. Creech was born May 23, 1928 in Lee County, VA to the late Minter T. Johnson and Elizabeth Osborne Johnson. She was a devoted Christian, and loved her God, her family, her friends and her church. During her Christian life she taught Sunday School for over 40 years. She was a member of Nebo First Baptist Church where she sang in the choir. Mrs. Creech worked for Baxter Healthcare until her retirement after 19 years of service. Her favorite pastime was gardening.
In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her beloved husband, Andrew Byrd Creech and her two brothers, Earl Johnson and Andy Johnson.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are two children, Joyce Marie Suppes (Gene) and Harold Douglas Creech (Alice) all of Nebo, NC; one grandson, Derrick Lee Suppes; one great-grandson, Andrew Thomas Suppes; and one sister-in-law, Draxie Johnson of Kingsport, TN.
The family will receive friends Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Nebo First Baptist Church. A funeral service to celebrate Mrs. Creech's life will follow at 2:00 PM at the church with Rev. Doug Worley officiating. Burial will follow the service at Nebo First Baptist Church Cemetery.
Flowers are welcome or those wishing to make a donation in Mrs. Creech's memory are asked to consider Nebo First Baptist Church, 10 Harmony Grove Rd, Nebo, NC 28761.
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Nebo First Baptist Church
5360 US 70 East, Nebo NC 28761