William T. Johnson

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Mr. William T. Johnson, 68, of Osceola, died Monday, June 27, 2011, in his home. Born April 9, 1943, in West Ridge, he was an assistant farm manager and a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church in Osceola.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Sadie Johnson; his daughter, Shirley Bennett; five sisters; and three brothers.

Mr. Johnson leaves his wife, Sheila Johnson of Osceola;

One daughter, Penny Perez of Jonesboro;

One son, Phil D. Johnson of Gosnell

One sister, Loretta Bogard of Trumann;

One brother, Johnny Johnson of Osceola; and

Eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors from 6-8 p.m. today at Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola. Funeral services, officiated by Father Thomas Marks, will take place at St. Matthews Catholic Church in Osceola at 1 p.m. Thursday. Burial will follow at Garden Point Cemetery in Etowah.