Bessie Johnson

Published 4:48 pm Monday, July 29, 2013

Mrs. Bessie Johnson, 65, died Friday, July 26, 2013 in a Pensacola health care facility. She was a native of Belleville and had been a resident of Flomaton for the past 33 years, coming from Evergreen. She was a homemaker and a member of Friendship Free Will Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Lillie Falkenberry; brothers, Glenn Falkenberry, Clinton Falkenberry and Leslie Falkenberry; and a sister, Mavis Brown. She is survived by her husband, David W. Johnson of Flomaton; a daughter, Donna Hunter of Brewton; a step-son, Brian Johnson of Brewton; a step-daughter, Peggy Coleman of Brewton; four sisters, Hazel (Donnie) Waters of Owassa, Theresa (Robert) Ryland of Bermuda, Mary Etta (Edward) Hawsey of Evergreen, and Dorothy Salter of Pine Hill; two grandchildren, Josh (Jessica) Sutton and Crystal Hunter; two step-grandchildren, Tanner Coleman and Travis (Shaunna) Coleman; one step great-grandchild, McKenna Coleman; and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Craver’s Funeral Home with the Rev. Rusty Burnham officiating. Burial followed in the Philadelphia Baptist Church Cemetery in Tunnel Springs with Craver’s Funeral Home directing. Please share your memories and condolences with the family at

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