Mrs. Rhoda A. Johnson Spearman 71, of 922 Flatwood Road; Hodges, SC wife of Simeon L. Spearman passed May 21, 2016 at Self Regional Medical Center. She was born in Pittsburgh, PA August 10, 1944 a daughter of the late Wilbur Johnson, Sr. and Annie Mae Hill Johnson.
She was a former member of Allen Chapel AME Church and current member of In God's Hands Ministries.
She was SC State Mother of HVM , Inc.
She was a graduate of Westinghouse High School and graduate of Duff Business College in Pittsburgh, PA specializing in Medical Transcription.
She retired in July 2010 after 32 years of service from Self Regional Medical Center as a Medical Transcriptionist.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband Simeon L Spearman; three daughters, Pastor Robin L . and husband Elder David Smith of Greenwood, Shiree L. Spearman of Greenwood and Teka Joi Spearman of the home; one son, Simeon T. and wife Towanda Spearman of Greenwood; two sisters, Apostle Armenia Johnson and of Pittsburgh, Pa and Evangelist Theresa D. Nelson and husband Larry of Gahanna, Ohio; one brother, Melvyn C. Johnson and wife Frances of Pittsburgh, PA. She was affectionately called "NaNa" by her fifteen grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren and God grandchildren, LaTasha Mayes, Zenobia Hardy and Christopher Brooks. She also leaves three aunts, Nora Jane Hill of Pittsburgh and Bertha Hill both of Pittsburgh, Pa and Emmaline Deal of
Abbeville, SC ; a God daughter, TonJala M. Mack of Sacramento, CA; special nephew, Leroi and nieces, Tiffany and Crystal and a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends to mourn her passing
Memorial services will be held 1 pm Wednesday May 25, 2016 at Allen Chapel AME Church with Rev. Julius Crawford Pastor and Presiding , Elder David Smith officiating and Rev. Phillip C. Anderson, Elder Louis Jackson and Bishop Emanuel Spearman Rev. Melton Aiken assisting.
The family will receive friends at the home 922 Flatwood Road; Hodges, SC 29653
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