Shirley Ann Johnson

Obituary

Shirley Ann Johnson, age 77, of Verona, Missouri, passed away at 9:20 p.m. on Friday, June 30, 2017, at the Aurora Nursing Center.  She was born June 28, 1940, in Springfield, Missouri, the daughter of Charles “Red” and Dorothy (Walker) Whaley.

Shirley was a hair stylist, a truck driver, worked at Kraft Foods, delivered papers and was an avid church goer.

On November 17, 1964, she married John Adam Johnson in Miami, Oklahoma.  He preceded her in death on March 22, 2006.

She is survived by her three sons, Tracy Johnson of Verona, and his children, Halie, Ashley and Tyler and their mother Sheryl, John Rice of Fair Grove, and his children, Justin and Phillip, and Eddie Rice and his wife, Sharon, of Willard, and their children, Alyse and Aaron; two daughters, Cindy Taylor and her husband, Philip, of the state of California and Teresa Johnson of Springfield; one sister, Linda Lloyd and her husband, Wesley, of Potosi, Missouri and five great-grandchildren.

Her parents, Red and Dorothy, husband, John and brother, Billy Joe Whaley preceded her in death.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora.  Burial will follow at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora. Visitation will be held from 5:00–7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, in the funeral home chapel.

Online condolences may be shared at this website.

 

 

 


  Visitation

5:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home

303 S. Jefferson Ave., Aurora, MO, 65605

  Funeral Service

11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home

303 S. Jefferson Ave., Aurora, MO, 65605

  Burial

Following service

Maple Park Cemetry, Aurora, MO.

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MICHAEL TAYLOR

I am so sorry to hear of th passing of Ann . We started working at kraft toghter and on same shift and department. We worked together for over 10 years. She was a good friend and hope your family can find peace. My prayers go out to your family.

 Posted August 9, 2017 - 11:59pm
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Kim

As you sing with John, rejoicing in the grace of our lord. You have joy and sadness in the ones you have left behind. Till we see you again.

 Posted July 7, 2017 - 9:02am
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BILLIE (JEANIE) MEDLIN

OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU. WE WILL MISS YOUR MOM. BUT WE KNOW SHE IS REJOICING IN HEAVEN WITH BRO. JOHN AND WITH THE SAVIOR WHO LOVED HER SO MUCH.
MADRY CHRISTIAN UNION CHURCH
PASTOR DON & JEAN MEDLIN

 Posted July 2, 2017 - 12:59am

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