Wanda Faye Bandy Johnson


Wanda Faye Bandy Johnson, 76, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family and friends.

She was born July 29, 1945, to the late Carl and Nellie Lee Bandy. 

She was a member of Washington Avnue Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her brothers: Jack Bandy, T.C. Bandy and Wayne Bandy; sister, Marie Riden; her infant son, Michael Johnson; and the love of her life, Charles Johnson.

Wanda will be lovingly remembered by her sisters: Dot Gates (Gene), Wilma Rudd (Hugh) and Norma Shelton; daughters: Ann Tinsley (Sean), and Jena Brianne (James); grandchildren: Tiffany Lajas (Gabriel), Amanda Ackerman (Andrew), Eric Rowland, Tonia Roberts, Bethany Cothern (Matthew), Derrick Rowland, Harrison Tinsley (Ashlee), Devon Rowland and Stephanie Norton; great-grandchildren: Jaden Lajas, Isabella Lajas, Karlee Rowland, Camden Rowland, Cayden Cothern, Audrey Cothern, Addie Rowland, Cora Ackerman and baby girl Ackerman; along with several nieces and nephews.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, at 6 p.m. at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Avenue Chapel, with the Rev. Homer Roberts officiating.

The family will receive friends Thursday, from 3 until 6 p.m., at the funeral home.


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