Our beloved mother, Juanita "Nita" Johnson, 95, went to be with the Lord Sunday, July 16, 2017.
She was born Feb. 17, 1922, in Celeste, Texas, to Charlie and Myrtle Mulkey.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Gail Flores and husband Luis, Jerry Johnson and wife Diana, Fonda Angel, and Cindy Lockaby and husband Orville; her brothers, Harold Mulkey and wife Linda, Bobby Mulkey and wife Robbie and Neil Mulkey; her sister, Dorothy Hale; her grandchildren, Tony Johnson and wife Tracie, Keith Johnson, Tracie Lindsey and husband Steve, Lisa McQuarie and husband John, Richard Flores, Kristi Raglin, Shannon Johnson, Stephanie Johnson, Oscar Blanco and wife Rita, Shonda Wolfe and husband J.R., David Duke and wife Stephanie, Amy Berrios and husband Jim, Lauren Weber and husband Phillip, Tamara Burgess and husband Darren, and Tonya Kelly and husband Chad, as well as numerous great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Juanita was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Myrtle Mulkey; her husband, John D. Johnson; her brothers, Charles Ray Mulkey and Marvin Mulkey; and sisters Thelma Jean Mulkey and Laverne Milton.
Juanita loved spending time with her family and friends, as well as crocheting and reading recipes. Her loving memory will be forever in our hearts.
Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 22, at Merit Baptist Church in Merit, Texas.
Published on July 20, 2017