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 Mildred <I>Williams</I> Johnson

Mildred Williams Johnson

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Death 19 Jul 2004 (aged 96)
Burial Merkel, Taylor County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 17300767 · View Source
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From THE SWEETWATER (TX) REPORTER:

Mildred Johnson

Mildred Johnson, 96, died at the Songbird Lodge in Brownwood on Tuesday, July 20, 2004.

Services will be held at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home Chapel of Faith in Abilene at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 24, 2004. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery in Merkel under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home.

Johnson was born August 9, 1907, in Ocee, McLennan County, Texas. Her parents were Lee Dillard and Callie Horton Williams. She married Neeley Oliver Johnson on July 5, 1934. She attended grade school in Noodle, and high school in Merkel, graduating from high school in 1927. Johnson went to the State Teacher College in Canyon, and received a teaching certificate.

She lived in Sweetwater, and substitute taught at various elementary schools. She worked at Russell's Department Store until moving to Midland in 1957. Johnson worked at The Carrousel Children's Shop in Midland until her retirement, and then worked in the First Baptist Church nursery until she was in her 80's. She was a member of The Saint Luke's United Methodist Church in Midland.

Survivors include three children, Dr. William Carroll Johnson and wife, Janie, Gary Daryl Johnson and wife, Marcia and Lydia Naomi Johnson Moore and husband, AI Moore; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Wilson Williams of Lubbock and Dillard Williams of Sweetwater; and one sister, Cornelia Stanley of Denton.

Her nephews will serve as pallbearers.



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  • Created by: Janie Healer Davis
  • Added: 4 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17300767
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mildred Williams Johnson (9 Aug 1907–19 Jul 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17300767, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Merkel, Taylor County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Janie Healer Davis (contributor 46586213) .