Bessie Gladys Johnson, age 95, of Quitman, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Seven Springs Health and Rehab Center in Heber Springs. Born in Hansford County, Texas, on December 20, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Willey.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, E. M. Johnson; one son, Marvin Johnson; one brother, Boots Willey; and one sister, Mable McRee.
Mrs. Johnson is survived by two sons, Tommy Johnson and Steven Johnson; four grandchildren,and seven great-grandchildren. Mrs. Johnson is also survived by other relatives and her many friends.
Visitation was held Saturday, June 29, at Olmstead Funeral Home. Funeral services were June 30, at the Quitman First Baptist Church. Interment followed in the Quitman Cemetery.