Naomi Finney Johnson

April 24, 1935 - May 3, 2024

Naomi Finney Johnson, 89 years old, passed away Friday, May 3,2024 peacefully at her home in

Waynesboro, VA, after suffering from dementia for past few years. She was born April24, 1935 in

Charleston, WV to the late Clem and Gladys Finney. She moved from Charleston, WV to Aiken, SC

a couple of years after graduating from high school.

Naomi is survived by her husband of 66years Scott Johnson Sr. whom she married September

7, 1957 at the First Baptist Church in Aiken, SC. Naomi was very athletic and loved to play tennis,

golf, bowl, and also loved playing bridge with her many close friends. She really enjoyed spending

time with her family especially at their family beach house in Corolla, NC and their farmhouse in

Windsor, SC. She loved to travel with her husband and close friends. Naomi had a great

personality and developed many lasting friends in the many places they lived while being

transferred for her husband’s job. They lived in Camden, SC, Wilmington, DE, Richmond, VA, Ilion,

NY, and finally settling in Waynesboro, VA.

Naomi is also survived by her four children and their spouses - sons, Scott Johnson Jr. and his

wife, Connie; Jeff Johnson and his wife, Dawn; Kyle Johnson and his wife, Robin; and a daughter

Kim Tomaras and her husband, Terry. Eight grandchildren Garrett Johnson and his wife,

Chelsey; Kate Flint and her husband, Stephen; Evan Johnson; Emily Johnson; Preston Johnson and

his fiancé, Kenzie Casal; Kristin Johnson and her fiancé, Jordan Parrott; Jacob Johnson; and

Cameron Robertson. And four great grandchildren Beau, Crawford, and Bennett Flint and

Camila Johnson. Also special brother-in-law, Jim Ross. She had many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Clem Finney Jr.; Woodrow

Finney; Randall Finney; Dale Finney; Conrad Finney; and sisters, Vauna Murray; Anna Murphy; Dot

Casto; and Carol Ross.

The family would Like to express a very special thank you to Naomi’s personal caregiver, Jamice

Dickerson for all the loving care she gave Naomi. The family would also like to express their sincere

appreciation to Augusta Health Hospice of the Shenandoah staff for their care. In lieu of flowers,

please make a memorial donation in Naomi’s memory to the Augusta Health Hospice of the


Friends will be received from 2 pm until 5 pm at her residence of 810 Gwynne Avenue, Waynesboro, VA  22980.