Rose Mary (Lambert Mercer) Johnson

By | April 3, 2012

Rose Mary (Lambert Mercer) Johnson, 82, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Monday, April 2, 2012, at her residence. She was born January 10, 1930 in Jackson, Ohio, to the late George W. Lambert and Effie E. (Wyant) Lambert. On August 7, 1948, she was united in marriage to the late Theodore R. Mercer. To this union was born four children, Cheryl, Lynn, Mike, and Gwen. In October 1986, Rose Mary was united in marriage to the late Richard E. Johnson.

Left to mourn her loss are children, Cheryl (Marvin) Jenkins of Talladega, Alabama, Lynn (Tom) Niesley, and Michael (Nancy) Mercer of Clayton, Ohio, and Gwen Mercer of Jackson, Ohio. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, sisters and brother, Edna Wylodine Taylor, Joyce Fraley, Jean Lloyd and William Lambert of Jackson, Ohio.

Besides her parents and husbands, Rose Mary was preceded in death by sisters, Florence Lambert (infant) and Margaret Forby, brother, Robert Lambert, and an infant granddaughter.

Friends may call at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home Friday, April 6, from 4 to 8 p.m., where funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 7, at 1 p.m. with Nelson Sharp officiating. Burial will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery.