Frances Dowis Johnson Thomas, age 87 of Snellville, GA, passed away on July 3, 2006 after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her son, R. Dowis Johnson, and husbands, Robert L. Johnson, Jr. and William Thomas. She is survived by: Son and Daughter-in-law: Robert F. and Sandra P. Johnson, Snellville, GA; Daughter: Rachel Johnson Long, Gainesville, GA; Grandsons and Wives: Mike and Toni Johnson, Dawsonville, GA, Marty and Tobi Johnson, Winchester, KY, Rick and Becky Johnson, Charlotte, NC, Chris and Bonnie Johnson, Monroe, GA, Todd Porter, Gainesville, GA; Sister-in-law: Katherine J. Sanjiyan, San Carlos, CA; 10 Great Grandchildren; several cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Graveside services will be held at 11 am, Thursday, July 6, 2006, at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Grayson, GA, with Rev. J. B. Reese officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday from 9:30 until 10:30 am, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Frances Dowis Johnson Thomas or to Lawrenceville First Baptist Church Building Fund, in memory of Ferd F. Dowis, Jr. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .