Published 3:45 pm Wednesday, May 19, 2004
Miss Betty Johnson, 59, died Friday, May 14, 2004 at a Pensacola hospital. She was a native of Repton and a longtime resident of Century. She attended the Baptist church and was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Percy Johnson, a brother, James Johnson and a sister, Jannie Milstead.
She is survived by three brothers, Willie Blackwell of McDavid, Fla., Donnie Johnson of Bluff Springs, Fla. and J.T. "John" Johnson of Century; two sisters, Doris Adams of McDavid and Linda Faye Merchant of Bluff Springs and numerous other relatives.
Funeral services were held May 16 at 2 p.m. at the Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Gene Stokes officiating. Burial followed at Oak Grove Cemetery in Repton with Eastside Chapel Funeral Home directing. Pallbearers were Timothy Adams, Donnie Johnson Jr., B.J. Johnson, Percy Johnson, Willie Johnson and Randy Tolin. Honorary pallbearers were Carl Tolin and Kenny Peterson.