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Jeanette Johnson Obituary
Jeanette Waddell Johnson

MANSFIELD: Jeanette Waddell Johnson, 94, of Mansfield passed away, Saturday morning November 16, 2013 in Primrose Retirement Community of Mansfield.

Jeanette was born October 28, 1919 in Russiaville, IN, the daughter of Harry Ira and Ersie Lindley Waddell, was graduated from Russiaville High School in 1937 and attended Lafayette Business College. She worked four years in the dental office of Dr. J.P. Carr in Lafayette.

On February 4, 1943 she married John L. Johnson and together the couple made their home in Mansfield in 1949. John preceded her in death on September 20, 1996.

She was a 60-year member of the former Park Avenue Baptist Church.

She is survived by her two sons Bill and Brenda Johnson of Maryville, TN, and Gary and Joanne Johnson of Lexington; grandsons Brent and Kim Johnson of Maryville, TN, and Levi and Lindsey Johnson of Durham, NC; and two great grandchildren Ellie and Carson Johnson of Maryville, TN.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son Dick Johnson in 1971, three brothers and their spouses Earl (Helen) Waddell, Eugene (Betty) Waddell, and Jack (Jeaneen) Waddell, and her step father Jesse Wright.

The Johnson family will receive friends Monday, November 18, 2013 from 10am-12pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where funeral services will begin at 12 pm. Pastor Carol Kautz will officiate and burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Hospice of North Central Ohio may be made through the funeral home.

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Published in the News Journal on Nov. 17, 2013
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