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Elvy Jean Mosley-Johnson

Elvy Jean Mosley-Johnson, 68, of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at 6:14 P.M., at Mercy Hospital in Lorain. She was born in Jacksonville Florida, September 3, 1945, to the union of Frank and Elvyrta Mosley (nee) Scott, coming to Lorain 47 years ago from Wheelwright, Kentucky.

Jean, as her friends referred to her, was employed by the City of Elyria as a water meter reader, where she retired. She found other employment at National Molded Products, auxiliary police and lastly, a school crossing guard for the Lorain City Schools.

She attended Friendship Baptist Church in Lorain and was a devoted mother, grandmother, friend and confidant. She enjoyed playing the lottery, internet cafes, traveling and spending her time with friends and family.

She is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Anderson of Oberlin; grandchildren, Robert LeShawn Anderson and Sydnee Rhajean Anderson, both of Oberlin; and other family and friends from far and near.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Elvyrta Mosley (nee) Scott; her husband, Clinton Johnson Jr.; her best friend in life and now in death, Harold Kimbro; and her brother, Lloyd Mosley.

Friends may call Tuesday, February 25, 2014, at 11 A.M., until time of service at 12 Noon, at Friendship Baptist Church, 2160 Reeves Ave., Lorain. Pastor John Jackson will officiate the service. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria.

Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, 3001 Elyria Ave., Lorain, (440-244-5200). Online condolences can be sent to

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