Karone Eaddy Johnson is a 1971 graduate of Lake City High School and continued her education in business administration and finance at the University of South Carolina and Midlands Technical College. Karone has worked in many aspects of business to include, Administrator – Florence County School District # 3 and Aiken County Schools, Mortgage Loan Officer – Gateway Federal Employees Credit Union, St. Louis MO, Administrator – The University of South Carolina Residential Life and Administrator to Chair of the Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Departments, South Carolina Department of Transportation, Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union, several AAFES Facilities and Caughman Harman Funeral Homes. She has been employed in several capacities with Leevy’s Funeral Home for fifteen (15) years.
Karone is a member of Francis Burns United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, Carver High School Alumni Association, Willing Workers Order of Eastern Star and Columbia Chapter of SC Brain Injury Alliance.
Karone is the proud mother of two children, and the very proud grandmother of one grandson.