Lady Jacqueline R. Johnson was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania on January 13, 1948 to the late William and Nellie Robinson of Elizabeth, Pennsylvania. She attended Elizabeth Forward High School where she graduated in 1965. Lady Johnson spent most of her life in Elizabeth, PA working in the banking field. She accepted the Lord into her life in 1973, where she joined Allen Chapel AME Church and began to work with the children to form a choir. She continued with the choir until being united in marriage on June 14, 1975 to Bishop Weldon M. Johnson
In January 1990, Lady Johnson joined her husband in Cambridge as he began to pastor New Life Christian Church and Ministries, Inc. formerly known as New Life AME Zion Church. It has been a rewarding experience and a blessing just to be a part of New Life. God is continuing to move and bless in a mighty way and she is glad to be in the move.