Emily Johnson Haslam, 64, of Albany, GA, died May 5, 2022 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 2 p.m. at Crown Hill Cemetery. Rev. Anna Miller will officiate.
Emily was born on August 2, 1957 in Douglas, GA to Rufus Cliff Johnson, Jr. and Jean Roberts Johnson. She grew up there and after high school, Emily attended Andrew College in Cuthbert and graduated from Auburn University in 1978.
She returned to Albany, GA where she was employed with Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Emily was a member of The First United Methodist Church of Albany. She enjoyed all things Southern, she loved genealogy, Auburn football and animals. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, United Daughters of the Confederacy, Daughters of the American Colonists, Daughters of 1812, and the Colonial Dames of the Seventeenth Century. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Adam Harvey Haslam.
Survivors include her brother, R. Cliff (Mary) Johnson, III of Smyrna, GA, a niece, Amelia Grace Johnson of Smyrna, GA (who Emily thought hung the moon), many cousins and extended family.
Emily will lie in state on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at Mathews Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends following the service at Crown Hill. The First United Methodist Church will host friends and family after the service at the SAPP Center.
Those desiring may make memorials in memory of Emily to The First United Methodist Church of Albany, GA, 307 Flint Ave., Albany, GA, 31701.