Christine (Johnson) Nasworthy

Born: Sat., Mar. 17, 1934
Died: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Location: Swainboro First Baptist Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Location: Swainboro First Baptist Church


Location: Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of  Mrs. Christine Johnson Nasworthy, age 85, of Swainsboro, GA, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at Community Hospice in Vidalia, GA.

Funeral services will be Friday, August 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Swainsboro First Baptist Church with Rev. Ray Jenkins officiating assisted by Rev. Casey Shaw.

Interment will follow in the Eastbrook Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the Swainsboro First Baptist Church Friday morning from 10:00 AM till time of service.

Pallbearers are Dennis Duke, Bob Barfield, Bill Barfield, Don Gay, Tim Rich, Lester Brinson, Cliff Jones, Randall Ray and Bobby Sasser.

Honorary Escorts: The Fidelis Sunday School  Class

Mrs. Nasworthy was born March 17, 1934 in Herndon, GA to the late Major and Cora Bell Newton Johnson and was a graduate of Swainsboro High School.  After 34 years she retired from the Georgia Department of Veterans Service and for the next 13 years was  employed by Sheriff J. Tyson Stephens as his secretary.  Mrs. Nasworthy was a member of the Swainsboro First Baptist Church, the Fidelis Sunday School  Class and her joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Nasworthy Sr.; daughter, DiAnne Wasden; sisters, Shirley Murphy and Frankie Barfield; brothers, Cleveland Johnson and Kenneth Johnson

Survivors include:

Son: Frank Nasworthy Jr. of Swainsboro, GA

Granddaughter: Alicia Wasden of Swainsboro, GA

Great-Grandsons: Weston Snell and Jacob Snell, several nieces, nephews and extended family.

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Christine Johnson Nasworthy of Swainsboro, GA.

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Dana & Dave Wright
   Posted Tue August 20, 2019
We are very sorry for your loss. Praying for God's peace and strength to comfort you all during this time.

Joyce Barfield DeVitt
   Posted Tue August 20, 2019
I am so very sorry for your loss. We were friends long years ago, in the years when Sister Frankie and GW were living in Swainsboro.
God can ease your sorrow. He knows your grief and lonely hours, just let Him take your burdens. He can and will help you.
Love to all the family. Joyce

Welda H. Stewart
   Posted Thu August 22, 2019
Prayers for Christine's family. Such a beautiful lady! She was a joy to be around, and her smile could light up a room.