Kathy Johnson DuBose


Kathy Johnson DuBose, 66, wife of Dr. James Daulton DuBose, died Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at McLeod Regional Medical Center.

Born July 27, 1954, in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Edward Barto Johnson and the late Rachel Baker Johnson Smith. She was a member of Summerton Baptist Church where she was a former Sunday School teacher and member of the choir.

She is survived by her husband of Summerton; two daughters, Olive Elizabeth “Beth” DuBose and Dixie DuBose Stukes (Chalmers), both of Summerton; two sisters, Annette Hall (Arnold) and Beverly Johnson; a brother, Allen Johnson (Ann); a sister-in-law, Ruth Johnson, all of Sumter; a brother-in-law, Robert L. DuBose of Santee; three grandchildren, Olivia “Livie” Brunson, Ella Stukes and Grace Stukes; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Johnson; a brother-in-law, Rev. Thomas Mellette; and a sister-in-law, Barbara Mellette.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020, at Clarendon Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Billy Carlisle and the Rev. Allen Johnson officiating.

The family will receive friends immediately following the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to Summerton Baptist Church, 215 E. Main Street, Summerton, SC 29148 or to Clarendon Hall School, P.O. Box 609, Summerton, SC 29148. 

Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179,


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