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Obituary: Geneva Anderson Johnson, 81 Burkesville, KY

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Burkesville, KY, and was the former co-owner of J's Discount

Geneva Anderson Johnson, age 81, of Burkesville, KY, passed away Sunday August 8, 2010 at The Medical Center in Bowling Green, KY.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Geneva Johnson will be held at 11amCT, Wednesday, August 11, 2010 in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY, with Rev. Dennis Price officiating. Burial will be in the Burkesville Cemetery, N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Tuesday, August 10, 2010, and until the service Wednesday, August 11, 2011 at Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.

Geneva Anderson Johnson, Burkesville, KY (1929-2010)

Geneva Anderson Johnson was born in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY, on Saturday March 16, 1929 the daughter of Willie and Stella Norris Anderson, and died Sunday, August 8, 2010, in Bowling Green, Warren Co., KY at the age of 81 years, 4 months, and 23 days.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Burkesville and was the former co-owner of J's Discount in Burkesville, KY.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Maggie Nell Humphrey.

She is survived by her husband, Willie Ray Johnson, Burkesville, KY whom she married October 23, 1945, and the following:
  • Her son: Donnie Ray Johnson (WKYR announcer) Burkesville, KY

  • Two grandsons: Scott (and Michelle) Johnson of Glasgow, KY; and, Craig (and Holly) Johnson of Bowling Green, KY
Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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