|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1916|
|Death: ||Dec. 13, 1979|
from the Greencastle (Indiana) Banner-Graphic for Dec. 15, 1979:
Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson, 63, Williford, Ark., and a former resident of Greencastle, passed away Thursday evening (Dec. 13, 1979) at St. Vincent's Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Ladoga, Jan. 26, 1916, she was the daughter of Martin and Katherine (Alvord) Bowman. She was married in 1951 to George A. Johnson of Greencastle. She was graduated from Greencastle High School in 1935 and had lived in Arkansas eight years. She had worked for the J. C. Penney Co. for 12 years and as head housekeeper at Asbury Towers for 10 years. Mrs. Johnson was a member of Gobin Memorial United Methodist Church, the Rebecca Lodge and the Home Extension Club in Arkansas.
Survivors include the husband; two daughters, Mrs. Cynthia Peck, Santa Monica, Calif., and Mrs. Carol Stafford, Route 1, Coatesville; two stepsons, Earl Johnson, Fillmore, and Robert Johnson, Greencastle; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Norma Hurst, Greencastle, and Mrs. Patty Biel, Michigan. Other survivors are a sister, Mrs. Eva Ash, Coatesville; a brother, Hugh Bowman, Greencastle; three half-sisters, Mrs. Violet Simmons, California, Mrs. Wilma Hamm, Sanford, Ind., and Mrs. Geneva Welch, Terre Haute; 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 2 pm Monday at Weaver-Wingler Funeral Home in Coatesville with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call after 2 pm Sunday. Rebekah memorial services will be held at 7:30 pm Sunday at the funeral home.
Martin Obid Bowman (1882 - 1920)
Catherine Alvord Stone Bowman (1887 - 1937)
Edward Lee Taylor (1917 - 1999)
George A. Johnson (1904 - 1985)
Carol Ann Taylor Stafford (1939 - 1996)*
Lillie M. Bowman Murphy Rogers White (1907 - 1966)*
Eva Lillian Bowman Ash (1909 - 2000)*
Ruben Hugh Bowman (1911 - 1983)*
Julia Elizabeth Bowman Taylor Johnson (1916 - 1979)
Owen Edward Bowman (1919 - 1921)*
Wilma Catherine Stone Hamm (1923 - 2010)**
Harvey William Stone (1925 - 1960)**
Geneva Jane Stone Welch (1928 - 2010)**
Forest Hill Cemetery
Created by: David Smith
Record added: Apr 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68670728