Margaret Peggy Johnson - SAVANNAH - Margaret Peggy Johnson, 87, died Monday, February 13, 2017 at her home after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease surrounded by her family and loving caretaker, Esther. She was born in Baltimore, Maryland, daughter of Thomas and Bernadette Moran Carolan. She attended St. Anne's Catholic School and graduated from St. Paul's Commercial High School both in Baltimore. In 1950, she married Warren V. Johnson, Sr. and they settled in Savannah. Peggy worked for Erickson's, Inc. while she devoted time to her family. She was a communicant of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. Peggy was an avid reader, enjoyed puzzles, traveling, eating crabs with her family and especially trying her luck at the slots. She is preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Warren V. Johnson, Sr., son, Warren V. Johnson, Jr., daughter, Jeanenne Marx, siblings, Mary Barnard and Thomas Carolan. Surviving are two daughters, Patricia J. Woodward (John), Nancy J. Keaton (Johnny) all of Savannah; siblings, Helen Maskell Scott (Scottie), Joe Carolan (Delores), Paul Carolan all of Baltimore, MD; seven grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The Mass of Christian Burial will be 1:30 p.m., Friday, February 17, 2017 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. followed by a Rosary Service. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Remembrances: Hospice Savannah, Inc., P.O. Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or Alzheimer's Association, 201 Television Cir., Savannah, GA 31406 or ( www.alzga.org ). Please sign our online guestbook at www.foxandweeks.com Savannah Morning News February 16, 2017 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannahnow.com/obituaries .
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