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Kathryn Johnson

June 11, 1937 — June 10, 2023

Kathryn Johnson aged 85, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on June 10,2023. Kathryn was born the oldest of  six children on June 11,1937, in a little town, Paris Illinois. As a child she enjoyed taking care of her siblings and working on the family farm. Soon after college Kathryn married a preacher that she just couldn’t resist. They wasted no time in beginning God’s work, as the faithful and devoted preachers wife she sang and played the piano beautifully. She was blessed with six children and in their younger years they traveled around The United States. Kathryn was a very sweet, Godly, caring mother. Kathryn loved getting together with family for holidays and birthdays. Her other hobbies included puzzles, latch hook, sewing and planting bushes and flowers in her yard. Kathryn loved going to Navarre Beach and watching Alabama football. Roll Tide. Kathryn was loved by all who knew her and she will be greatly missed. 
She is preceded in death by, Sharma Johnson, daughter, Scott Johnson, son, Bob Cheatham, brother. Survived by children Sheila Johnson, Stuart Johnson (Angela Ortino), Sara Gould (Darren), Sonya Suggs. And granddaughter Brittany Suggs. Survived by siblings, Frank Cheatham (Teri), Steve Cheatham (Kay), Paul Cheatham (Ruth), Linda Phillips (Tom) and many many more cousins, nieces, nephews.

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Friday, June 16, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm

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Friday, June 16, 2023

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