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Verta Norris Johnson, 88, Russell Co., KY (1928-2016)

She was a beloved retired teacher who taught in the Russell County School System for 47 years. She was member of the Jamestown United Methodist Church. Her husband of 60 years, Aubrey Johnson, survives. She leaves three direct living descendants to carry on her legacy.
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Verta Norris Johnson, 88, of Jamestown, KY, died Friday,March 4, 2016 at her home.

Funeral service for Verta Norris Johnson will be 1pmCT, Monday, March 7, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Rev. Jim Kingry and Rev. Ed Parton officiating. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Sunday, March 6, 2016, at the funeral home. Interment in the Jamestown Cemetery, 201 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY.

Verta Norris Johnson, 88, Russell Co., KY (1928-2016)

She was Wednesday, born February 15, 1928 in Russell County to the late Addis K. and Lora Mae Elmore Norris. She died Friday, March 4, 2016, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the age of 88 years, 18 days.

She taught for 47 years in the Russell County School System and was a member of Jamestown United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Oval Norris.

Survivors include:
  • Her husband of 60 years, Aubrey Johnson

  • One son, Rodney (Beth Ann) Johnson, Jamestown, KY

  • Two granddaughters: Macey Johnson and Morgan Johnson
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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