Barbara Delores Childress Johnson
Passed away on April 24, 2012 in San Diego, California. She was born on October 18, 1931 in Nashville, TN to John Childress Jr. and Vivian Green Childress. She attended Crispus Attucks High School, class of 1949, and graduated from Purdue University in 1954. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents and eldest brother John III. Survivors include her husband, Elbert Johnson; her son, Linwood James Smith Jr. (Lori); grandchildren, Scott Smith and Erika Smith and brothers, Charles and Michael Childress. Funeral services will be held at Crown Hill Funeral Home on Wednesday May 2, 2012 at 11 a.m. with a public viewing from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.