Brenda Dowdy Johnson, 78, of Colonial Heights passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. She was the daughter of the late John N. and Trilby McGlaughon. Ms. Johnson was a Secretary for Richard’s Wine Cellar, and an Accounting Clerk for Southside Regional Medical Center. She is survived by a daughter, Leslie Hall Martin (Michael M. Martin) of Ashland; and a granddaughter, Lexi Robbins Martin. A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018 in the Colonial Heights Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. prior to the service Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4240 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060. Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com.