HICKORY Sandra Moore Johnson, much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died Sunday, July 14, 2019. She was born Sept. 3, 1930, in Florence, S.C., the daughter of the late John David Moore and Mickie Cleary Moore. Sandra was a graduate of Meredith College, science teacher and later a bookkeeper at Johnson Hosiery Mills, Inc. She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church and a former Sunday school teacher. Sandra will forever be remembered for her gracious smile and kindness to everyone she met and interacted with in her life. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, J. Eulan Johnson. Survivors include a son, Jay and wife, Nancy; daughters, Jan Nomina of Charlotte, Jill Patton and husband, Rick, and Jeanne Link of Blairsville, Ga.; six grandchildren, Jen Banks, Christine Link, Jessica Haley, Justine Corbett, Tripp Johnson and Heather Link; and three great-granddaughters, Sunshine Lamontagne, Sage Gonzales, and Pheobe Camphouse. A private committal service will be held in Oakwood Cemetery in Hickory conducted by the Rev. Dr. Robert Allen Executive Director of Development for Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary and the Rev. Joe Westfall of St. Luke's United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends at Lake Hickory Country Club in the library from 3 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, July 17. The family extends a special thank you to all of the wonderful caregivers at Trinity Ridge and longtime care givers Harold Chapman and Betty Hairston. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Christian Aid Fund, St. Luke's United Methodist Church, 52 16th Ave. NW, Hickory NC 28601. Bass-Smith Funeral Home and Crematory in Hickory is serving the Johnson family and online condolences may be sent at www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com.