It is with profound sadness and regret, we announce the sudden home-going of Honourable Ambulai “AB” Johnson, Jr., on Tuesday September 20, 2016. “AB” was a proud graduate of the Class of 1969 of The Lott Carey Baptist Mission School. He was the former Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Liberia from 2006-2009. He was also a former professor of Economics at the Cuttington University and the University of Liberia.
May you Rest in Perfect and Perpetual Peace Fellow LCM Lion.
The remains of Hon. Johnson will be flown to Liberia for the funeral service and interment. Date and time will be announced later.
Meanwhile prior to the body’s departure from the USA, a memorial service is slated for Friday, September 30, 2016 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church located at 3400 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28216. Viewing will begin at the church from 10:00 AM to 12N followed by a service from 12N to 1:00PM.
CONTACTS IN THE USA
Thelma Brown Johnson (wife): 704-727-0104 (H)/703-943-6930 (C)
Ambulai B. Johnson, III (son): 202-351-1133
Brian W. Taylor (son): 718-734-8125
Magdalene Johnson Obaji (cousin/sister): 703-861-2036
Henry (Zoe) Vuyou (nephew): 704-267-1555
Because the body will be flown to Liberia, we ask that no wreaths or flowers be presented.
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS /JOHNSON FUNERAL
Hilton Garden Inn, (704)597-7655: Rate per night/$119.00 plus tax
Holiday Inn Express, (704) 790-1700: Rate per night/ $ 99.00 plus tax
Comfort Suites, (704) 598-0478: Rate per night/ $ 84.00 plus tax