Christine “Chris” Kae Johnson is at home with Jesus following her death on February 12, 2022 at Candler St. Joseph Hospital, Savannah, Georgia. Chris was born to Charles and Jeanette (Schmalzried) Schnepp on April 9, l953 in Wabash, IN.
Chris was a graduate of the Northﬁeld High School Class of 1971. She was a long-time resident of Wabash, IN where she worked as a Histology Technician at the Wabash County Hospital and Marion General Hospital. She also resided in Ohio for several years before moving to Georgia to be near her children and grandchildren. Chris had an aﬀable personality and never met a stranger. She enjoyed life and making friends. Chris dearly loved her children and grandchildren. She also loved animals, especially her sweet dog, Daisy, who gave her great joy. Chris was an excellent cook and enjoyed sharing her baking with others. She had quite a “green thumb” and loved gardening and the beauty of nature. While living in Savannah, Chris attended Compassion Christian Church. She had an unwavering faith in Jesus, her Savior, which she easily shared with those around her.
Surviving Chris are her sons, Shawn (Victoria) Brainard, Cartersville, GA and Ryan (Melanie) Brainard, Savannah; grandchildren, Isabella Brainard of Cartersville, Madeline and Noah Brainard, both of Savannah; brother, Todd Schnepp. Chris was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Faye Johnson; sister, Melinda Schnepp; and a brother, Craig Schnepp.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at Compassion Christian Church, East Campus, Savannah on Friday, March 25, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.