Graveside services for Kathern Elaine Johnson, 67, West Plains, Missouri, will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 23, 2012, at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Mrs. Johnson died at 10:40 a.m., Thursday, April 19, 2012, at her home. She was born November 24, 1944, at Brigham City, Utah, to Vern O. and Fransis Day Jeppsen. On May 2, 1981, she was married at Reno, Nevada, to Alonzo Johnson, who preceded her in death on October 1, 2002. Mrs. Johnson was of the Catholic faith.
She is survived by four children, Tina Collins, Siloam Springs, Missouri, Buddy Dean Colbert, West Plains, Missouri, Shelia McCarty, Pomona, Missouri and Sue Ann Walta, Colorado Springs, Colorado; three step-children, Tracy Meadows, State of Arkansas, Charles Johnson, State of Kentucky and Shane A. Johnson, State of Arkansas; six grandchildren, Ty Collins, Talisa Collins, Kayla Colbert, Michael Colbert, Sara Toten and Kim Toten; eight great-grandchildren, Kyler Pauley, Blake Pauley, Haylee Pauley, Wyatt Toten, Justin Toten, Noah Toten, Hunter Toten and Easton Collins.
Her parents, husband, one brother and one sister, precede her in death.
Visitation will be from 7:00 until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, April 22, 2012, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the family and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.