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 Johnson--Vetres V.
Born: 11/19/1935
Died: 01/05/2018
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Johnson--Vetres V.

Vetres V. Johnson, 82, died January 5, 2018, at her home. Born November 19, 1935, in Enfield, North Carolina, the daughter of the late Hattie Mae Davis Johnson and Joseph Johnson. She lived in the Bronx, N.Y. and then Harlem, New York  before moving to Jersey City, NJ. in 1996. She retired in 1998 as a Customer Service Representative for Verizon after 30 years of service. She was a longtime member of The Antioch Baptist Church in Harlem.

She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years Robert A. Johnson. Devoted Mother of Cassandra Chiles, Charlene Maye, Felicia Jackson, and Sean Johnson. Loving Grandmother of Shante D. Powers-Gaskins, Ian J. Chiles, Riley L. Maye III, Shavon N. Jackson and, Michael A. Jackson, Jr., and Great-Grandmother of Kaelah I. Gaskins, Christan Q. Gaskins and Elias D. Gaskins. Beloved Mother-in-law of Joel H. Chiles, Jr., Riley L. Maye, Jr., and Michael A. Jackson. Dear Sister of Shepard M. Johnson of Raleigh, N.C., and the late Addie N. Brown. Cherished Aunt of Vincent E. Brown, Victor M. Brown, Craig J. Brown and Christopher M. Johnson; and a host of relatives, extended family and friends.

Visiting begins Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Greenville Memorial Home 374 Danforth Ave. Jersey City, N.J. followed by Service at 11:30 a.m. Interment immediately following service at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, NJ.

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Here are some special memories shared by family and friends.
Thank you! To the best mom in the whole wide world. Rest in Peace. I love you mom. You earned your crown.
Charlene Maye
Mommy, I have no words to describe the emptiness that I feel with you no longer being here with us. You were the best mom that a girl could ever hope to have. I will miss your smile, I will miss your laugh, but most of all I will miss having you in my life. Your suffering is over, take your rest sweet angel, I will see you again ~ your knee baby
Felicia Jackson
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