The Woodward News

February 6, 2013

Laverna Edith Johnson


Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — OKLAHOMA CITY

LaVerna Edith Johnson, 77, passed away Jan 30, 2013. 

She was born in Kay Co., OK to Ray Clarence and Goldie Edith (Vaughn) Rollins.

LaVerna worked as an LPN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Edzel W. Johnson, sisters Agatha and Norma, brother David, and Stepson Gary. 

She is survived by her son Richard Johnson and wife Kelly, daughter Dorothy Smith and husband Robert, brothers Lester and Owen Rollins, sisters Donna Lesemann and Linda Reese, grandchildren: Quinn Johnson, Steven Smith, Kenny Smith, Robby Smith, and Charlie Potter, and numerous other loved ones. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Humane Society of Ponca City, 900 W. Prospect, Ponca City, OK 74601.

A graveside burial of ashes will be 10:30 AM Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at Longwood Cemetery in Ponca City, OK.  A meal will be provided following the service at 12:00 PM at the First Christian Church in Newkirk at 9th & Walnut. 

Friends may leave condolences at www.vondelsmithmortuary.com.  Directed by Vondel Smith/South OKC, OK.