Cumberland Times-News


May 15, 2014

OLA E. “GENIE” JOHNSON [Leesburg, Va.]

LEESBURG, Va. — Ola E. “Genie” Johnson, 85, of Leesburg, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 12, 2014, in Leesburg.

Ola was born on Saturday, June 2, 1928, in Piedmont, W.Va. The youngest of six children, she was the daughter of the late Lewis S. Green and the late Ola Fazenbaker Green.

Affectionately referred to as Genie, she grew up, met and married her husband, Charles L. Johnson, in 1947 and started a family in Piedmont.

In 1966, the couple moved to Frostburg, to manage the Happy Hills Farm and Restaurant; which continued for 30 years.

In the late 90’s they retired to Grantsville. Following the passing of Mr. Johnson in 2002, Genie moved to Leesburg to live with her beloved daughter and family.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Mrs. Johnson is predeceased by her five siblings, Louis Eldred Green, Byron Edward Green, James Griffith Green, Susan Elizabeth Ross, and Mary Louise Evans; and her son-in-law, Fred Rounds.

She leaves her family to cherish her memory including her daughter, Linda Rounds of Leesburg; her sisters-in-law, Joanne Johnson of Piedmont and Ruth Brown of Detroit, Mich.; two grandchildren, Stephanie Rounds (Gary Gieseman) of Brunswick and Carrie (Tom) Correia of Seattle, Wash.; four great-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren, eight “Genie Mom kids,” plus numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive visitors on Friday, May 16, 2014, from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Loudoun Funeral Chapel, located at 158 Catoctin Circle, SE, Leesburg, VA 20175.

Graveside services and interment will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Restlawn Memorial Gardens located at 11128 Cash Valley Road, NW Cumberland, MD 21502.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North Street, NW, Leesburg, VA 20176 or Freedom Alliance, 22570 Markey Court, Ste. 240, Dulles, VA 20166.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.

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