The Newnan Times-Herald


​ Brenda Tidwell Johnson

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Nov. 09, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Brenda Tidwell Johnson, 71, of Newnan passed away on Wednesday, November 4, 2017 at the Newnan Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Ms. Johnson was born in Greenville, Ga. on October 26,1946. 

She enjoyed yard sales, shopping, visiting with neighbors and collecting recipes.
Brenda is survived by a sister, Kathie Marchman; two children, son William Lee Hatchett(Tammy) and daughter Kelly Kathleen Swanson(Sabrena); three grandchildren, Zachary Hatchett, Stephen Hatchett, Justin Swanson; and other family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her father, William Edward Tidwell; mother; Mary Massengale Tidwell; and sister, Mary Ruth Bailey.

Her final wishes were to help others, and she donated her body to Emory University Medical Center.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on November 12 at Community Christian Church, 1717 GA-Hwy 154 in Sharpsburg. Dr. Allen Stephens and Reverend Scotty Fowler will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Coweta County Meals on Wheels.

The family wishes to thank everyone for their support and caring through this difficult time.