Carol Jeanne (Johnson) Niehaus

October 7, 1930 ~ November 10, 2019 (age 89)


Carol J. “Granny” Niehaus, 89 of Charlestown, IN passed away on Sunday November 10, 2019 in Jeffersonville, IN.

Carol was born in Dover, Ohio to Gustaf and Mary Collins Johnson.  She was a retired USPS contractor for 50 years and a member of the Gideons International.  She loved children and supported Gideons International and had a quick witted humor.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Paul “Hap” Niehaus.

They shared four children, David Niehaus (Kelly) of Charlestown, Mark Niehaus of Charlestown, Kimberly Gretza of Jeffersonville and Capi Porter (Charles) of Charlestown; brother, Carl Johnson of Kansas; 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren and many dear friends.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am E.S.T. on Thursday November 14, 2019 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial at Maple Hill Cemetery in Portland, TN at 2:00 pm E.S.T.  Visitation will be on Wednesday from 6 pm to 8 pm and after 9 am on Thursday.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Gideons International at


Graveside Service
November 11, 2019

2:00 PM
Maple Hill Cemetery
Sumer County
Portland, TN 37148

November 13, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Grayson Funeral Home
893 High Street P.O. Box 429
Charlestown, IN 47111

Funeral Service
November 14, 2019

10:00 AM
Grayson Funeral Home
893 High Street P.O. Box 429
Charlestown, IN 47111

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