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Rada Earlene Johnson, 78, Russell Co., KY (1936-2015)

She was a native of Casey County, KY, and a resident of Russell County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Tarter & Lyda Wilson Simpson and the widow of Linna Earthel Johnson. She was a member of the Russell Springs Baptist Church and a homemaker.
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Rada Earlene Johnson, 78, of Russell Springs, died Monday, March 23, 2015 at Baptist Health of Lexington, KY.

Funeral service for Rada Earlene Johnson will be 12pm noon, CT, Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Jeff Griffin officiating. Visitation after 10amCT, Saturday. Entombment in the Washington Park East Cemetery in Indianapolis, In.

Rada Earlene Johnson, 78, Russell Co., KY (1936-2015)

She was born August 31, 1936 in Casey County. KY. She was the daughter of the late Tarter & Lyda Wilson Simpson. She died Monday, March 23, 2015, in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 78 years, six months, and 23 days.

She was a homemaker and a member of Russell Springs First Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Linna Earthel Johnson and a sister, Anna MIlls.

She is survived by a sister, Lola (Avis) Wilson, Russell Springs, KY, and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials are suggested to the Gideon Bible plan and may be made at the funeral home.

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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY in charge of arrangements.

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