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Obituary: Eva Johnson, 81, Adair Co., KY

She was a member of a large, highly regarded Adair County family. She was a faithful member of the Columbia church of Christ. Her marriage to Hall Johnson, who survives, endured over 62 years.

Eva Johnson, 81, of Columbia, KY, died Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 6:30amCT at Westlake Regional Hospital, Columbia, KY.

The funeral service will be Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at 1pmCT, at Columbia church of Christ, 501 Jamestown ST, Columbia, KY, with Dean Roach officiating. Burial in Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Monday, Septmber 27, 2010, and 7amCT, Tuesday, September 28, 2010, at Columbia Church of Christ.

Casket Bearers: Dave Eubank, Ron Stone, Eric Eubank, John Maze Stewart II, Andrew Stewart, Matthew Stewart, James Allen Eubank.

Honorary: Leslie Stewart, Jennifer Hardwick, Tera McQueary, Amy Morgan, Emily Gonzalez, Julie Bell,Holly Quinn, Sarah Stewart, Hayley McQueary, Caroline Hardwick, Madeline Hardwick, Griffen Hardwick, Isabella Gonzalez, Mylee Bell, Dawson Eubank, Dylan Eubank, Olivia Eubank, Emma Grace Burton.

Eva Willis Johnson, Adair Co., KY (1929-2010)

She was the daughter of the late Franklin and Ida Fletcher Willis. She was born Tuesday April 2, 1929 in Cumberland Co., KY and died Saturday, September 25, 2010, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY at the age of 81 years, 5 months, and 23 days.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by the following brothers and sister; Ruby Butler, Roy, Lloyd and Willie Willis, Jewel Cloyd, Thelma Collins, Opal Williams and by two great-grandchildren, Mason and Madilyn Eubank.

She was faithful member of Columbia church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband of over 62 years, Hall Johnson of Columbia, KY, whom she married October 25, 1947 and the following:
  • Four daughters and sons-in-law: Connie and Ronnie Stone, Peggy and Mike Ellis, Becky and Chuck Rogers, Paula and David Eubank, all of Columbia, KY

  • One sister: Jesse and husband Bill Wilson of Indianapolis, IN

  • A brother-in-law: Malcolm Johnson of Burkesville, KY

  • Eleven grandchildren

  • Fourteen great-grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Remembering Eva Johnson (1929-2010)

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Eva Johnson (1929-2010)

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