E. Juanita "Boots" Johnson, 93, passed away 11:35 p.m. Monday, February 3, 2014 at Heritage Manor in Staunton.Born in Eminence, MO on November 6, 1920, she was the daughter of Issac and Francis (Baines) Brewer.Following the death of her husband in 1980, she moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, where with her daughter, was active in deaf ministries at thier church for many years.She had married John Boyd Johnson on December 14, 1935 in Venice, IL. He died in 1980.Surviving are a son, Boyd (Wilma) Johnson of Bethalto; five grandchildren, Paula F. Johnson, Aminda (Ronald) Mindrup, Dena M. Flack-Stolp, Darla (John) Flack-Lowe, Dennis Flack; five great grandchildren, Ronnelle and Ashlie Mindrup, Kaelyn and Jordan Stolp, Ayrianna Flack.She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Melberta Flack; great grandson, Jacob Mindrup, three brothers, Melvin, Raymond and Faburn Brewer; and a sister, Frieda McMurray.Visitation will be from 10 a.m until time of service at 11 a.m. Friday at Bethalto Church of God. Pastors Tim Campbell and Don Arnold will officiate.Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Edwardsville.Memorials may be made to Bethalto Church of God.Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements
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