2011-07-19 / Obituaries

Mary I. Johnson, 85

Mary I. Johnson, 85, Hardyville, Kentucky, formerly of Poland, passed away on July 14, 2011 at Glasgow, Kentucky. She was born on October 3, 1925 at Poland, Indiana and was the daughter of the late Fred A. and Violet Marie [ Whelchel ] Jaynes.

She was a homemaker, member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Hurst-Collins Post # 281, Cloverdale and a former Jackson Township, Owen County, Democratic precinct committee woman.

She is survived by children, Rebecca M. Spear and husband Luther, Hardyville, Kentucky, Billie Jo Smith and husband Merle, Glasgow, Kentucky, and David Johnson and wife, Marilyn Kay, New Jersey; her brother, Paul Jaynes, Poland; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held on Monday, July 18, 2011, at 2:00 p.m., at the Cloverdale Cemetery. There was no visitation.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, Augusta “Gus” Allen Johnson; her sisters, Wilma Arvena Delp, Leatha Leona Frye, Vera Jaus, Gracie Juanita Delp, Dorothy Hannell, Helen Lewis, and Betty Turner; her brothers, Albert Jaynes and Freddie Lehman Jaynes.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: www.whitakerfuneralhome.net.

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