Dissie M. Johnson


Dissie M. (Tankersley) Johnson, 86, died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at Morgantown Health Care Inn. She was a resident of Morgantown.

Survivors include eight children, William Lynn Johnson, Phyllis Scott and Randy (Sandy) Johnson, all of Morgantown, Harry L. Johnson of Gulfport, Florida, Mark Johnson of Martinsville, Patricia Griffith of Franklin, Pamela (Dan) Lindstrom of Trafalgar and Penny (Randy) Kelp of Nashville; two siblings, Virginia Emberton and June Tankersley, both of Trafalgar; 23 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry “Dale” Johnson; and three children, Janet K. Johnson, and Jerry D. and Stanley J. Johnson.

The Rev. Sim Brock will conduct a funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home, Cremation and Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St., Morgantown. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Manna Mission Outreach Ministries, 65 W. Morgan St., Martinsville, IN 46151.