Alpha Imogene Rhodes Johnson
Funeral services for Alpha Imogene Rhodes Johnson, 93 of Ruston, will be held on Friday, October 1 at 2:00 PM in the Presbyterian Church of Ruston, Pastor Edith Hill officiating.
Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Ruston under the direction of Owens Funeral Home.
Mrs. Johnson was born March 22, 1917 in Junction City, AR and passed away on September 27, 2010. She was devoted member of the Presbyterian Church of Ruston for 62 years and a member in good standing of the Magi Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star since 1940. She spent her life in the loving and nurturing care of others, be they family, friends or strangers and relished the beauty of her gardens.
Mrs. Johnson is preceded in death by her husband, A. Sidney Johnson, her son, Sidney Allen, a sister, Inez Woolley Cryer and a brother, Michael M. Rhodes.
Survivors include her children, Betty Jo Fagan, Mary Lee Hogg and Carl and Elaine Johnson, all of Ruston, her grandchildren, Jonas Wright Hogg, Denver, CO; Emily, Maggie and Katie Johnson of Ruston; her siblings, Elise Gainer, El Dorado, AR, and Milam and Jeanette Rhodes, Junction City, AR.
Pallbearers will be Jonas Hogg, Denny Gainer, Randy Rhodes, Greg Hilburn, Joel Rhodes and Paul Milam. Honorary pallbearers will be Denmon Garner, Chris Smith, and Johnny Armstrong.
Visitation will be at 1:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall of the Presbyterian Church of Ruston prior to the service.
The family appreciates the dedication and loving care of our mother by Dr. Ed Mariano and his nurse, Joan; Synergy Home Health Care, Paul Milam and LaShan Nation; Hospice of Caring Hearts, Mary Carol Vedrine and Mearlene W. Jackson.
Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Church of Ruston. To leave an on-line memorial message for the family please visit www.owensmemorialfuneralhome.com.