The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


June 16, 2014

Evelyn Johnson

— Evelyn Estes Johnson, 90, of Athens, died Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Athens Rehab & SeniorCare. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Spry Funeral Home with Greg Lauderback officiating. Burial will be in Athens City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Johnson was born February 28, 1924, in Limestone County. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church and a member of the Eastern Star. She was a retired nurse from Athens-Limestone Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Allen Johnson, and a son, Roger D. Johnson.

Survivors include two sons, John Robert Johnson of Athens and Curtis Johnson of Guntersville; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Members of Southside Baptist Church will be pallbearers.


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