Betty Wright Johnson, 83, of Smithville passed away Monday morning March 9 at her residence.
She was born Oct. 15, 1936 to her parents, the late Casto Lester and Beulah Hudson Fowler. She was a retired shirt factory worker and a Baptist. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John Johnson, and two siblings, Willie Vaughn (Gene) Young, and Lester (Arline) Fowler.
Funeral service for Ms. Johnson will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bros. David Mahan and Mike Carpenter officiating with burial to follow at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 2 p.m. Survivors include three children, Billy (Angela) Johnson of McMinnville, Pat (Donnie) Cantrell and Johnny Ray (Margaret) Johnson, both of Smithville, grandchildren Ashley LeFevers, Erica (Jason) Bell, Elicia (Kenneth) Kinnaird, Josh Johnson, Heather Lankford, great-grandchildren, Braelyn and Bentley LeFevers, Ensley Kinnaird, Logan Johnson, Colten Lankford, Jayden Johnson, Sadie, Chevelle and Bentley Judkins, sisters-in-law Josephine Cantrell and Helen Poss, special family: Eddy Glenn (Stephanie) Driver, Shelby and Saleen, and several nieces and nephews.
DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 11, 2020