Tammy M. Johnson, caring, generous soul

November 12, 2022

Tammy M. Johnson, 54, of Selbyville, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, at home surrounded by her family.  

She was born in Milford, July 9, 1968, to the late Merrill and Jeanette (Lynch) McCabe. Tammy was employed by Mountaire Farms for 23 years before retiring due to health concerns.

Tammy was a member of Joshua House Ministries in Gumboro. She enjoyed going to the beach, traveling, camping, shopping, cooking and hosting gatherings for her family.  She will be remembered for her great sense of humor, her wit, and her outspokenness, as well as her caring and generous heart. Tammy was a wonderful and loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, niece, and friend who will be dearly missed.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 35 years, Walter H. Johnson of Selbyville; a son, Christopher Johnson of Selbyville; a daughter Hillary Johnson of Millsboro; her three siblings, Allen McCabe of Dagsboro, Marsha Nowotny and her husband Andy of Laurel, and Robert McCabe of Shannon, N.C. Tammy also leaves behind aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, friends, and her beloved canine companion, Dixie.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. for viewing and visitation. Pastor Chuck Reynolds will officiate. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD  21741; or Joshua House Ministries, 38140 Millsboro Hwy., Millsboro, DE  19966

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