Thelma Johnson, 84, of Benton died Saturday, Dec. 29, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah.
She was of the Methodist faith.
She is survived by daughters Barbara Taylor of Sikeston, Mo., Diane Brown of Lohman, Mo., Terry Reside and Springfield, Ill., and Kathy Rudolph of Calvert City; one brother, Bobby Crawford of Michigan; one sister, Velma Ruth Litchford of Sikeston, Mo.; grandchildren Randy Carmack, Scott Carmack, Brett Rudolph, Chad Rudolph, Chelsey Stegman and Sheena Stegman; nine great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, H.C. Johnson; two brothers, Jewel Crawford and Clyde Crawford; two sisters, Ruby Oliver and Joy LaVell; and one granddaughter, Brandy Brown Clark. Her parents were Prentice Estel and Ada Grissom Crawford.
The funeral was Tuesday, Jan. 1, at Collier Funeral Home with Dr. Eddie Bromley officiating. Interment was at Calvert City Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.