Barbara "Gummy" Riley Johnson, 76, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Houma, passed away peacefully at 11:10 a.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.
Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at New Jerusalem Baptist Church located at 2424 Grand Caillou Road. Burial will follow in Southdown Cemetery.
She is survived by her sons, Lloyd Johnson, Jr., Troy Johnson and the Rev. Freddie Johnson; daughters, Loyce Johnson, Sheryl Williams and Barbara Johnson; seventeen grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; brothers, Freddie Riley and Gerald Riley (Patricia); sisters, Bonnie Riley, Halette Celestin (John), Annette Ruffin (Floyd) and Annabelle Howard; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Johnson, Sr.; grandson, Edward Johnson; parents, Sylvester, Sr. and Julia Broglin Riley; sister, Rosalie Williams; brothers, Sylvester, Jr., Clarence, Raymond, Richard, Jimmy, and Tom Riley.
Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.