Johnann Reagan Derrick, 82, passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease on October 7, 2013, in Austin, Texas. She was born February 23, 1931, in El Paso to John C. Price and Ila Mae Price. Johnann grew up in El Paso, graduating from Austin High School and attending one year at Texas Western College (now UTEP). Johnann married Donald Walker Reagan, whom she met after he returned from serving in World War II. Together they raised a family of three sons and one daughter. Johnann was a devoted wife and mother, and it brought her incredible joy to be with her family. She loved honoring God through her service, and spent countless hours volunteering for different ministries and at First Baptist Church El Paso. Her husband, Don, passed away at the young age of 54. Johnann remarried a few years later to Bentley Butler. Bentley died several years later, and Johnann remarried a few years later to A.M. Derrick. Surviving Johnann are her son, John Reagan and wife, Vickie Reagan; son David Reagan; son Don Reagan and wife, Ruth Reagan; daughter Jane Reagan; stepdaughter Nancy Alexander; stepson Mike Derrick and wife, Kris Derrick; stepdaughter Patricia Bolls and husband, Virgil Bolls; grandson Andrew Reagan; granddaughter Katy Reagan; grandson Joel Reagan; and granddaughter Haley Reagan. Johnann was preceded in death by her husbands and one grandson, Ben Reagan. Johnann shared her last years in part with her daughter, Jane, in Dallas, Texas, and then her son, David, in Austin, Texas. The family wishes to express their gratitude to Johnann's caregivers at Palmer Woods Garden House in Austin for the love and tender care shown to her in her last years. Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at Kaster-Maxon & Futrell Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at 11:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church El Paso, 805 Montana Avenue, El Paso. Interment will follow at the Fort Bliss National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the , P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011, or go to You may view memorials at

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Published in El Paso Times from Oct. 12 to Oct. 19, 2013