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Patricia Johnson

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

EAST PRAIRIE -- Patricia Ann Johnson, 57, died at 2:37 a.m. Jan. 20, 2013, at her residence in East Prairie.

Born March 21, 1955, in Wyatt, to the late Dick and Maudie Lee Jackson Linley, she lived all of her life in Mississippi County.

She was married to William Thomas "W.T." Johnson, who preceded her in death on May 16, 1972.

Survivors include: her longtime companion, Jr. Walter "Bugs" Gammons of the home; two sons and two daughters-in-law, William Thomas "Digger" and Rhonda Johnson Jr. and Mark and Maria Gammons of East Prairie; two daughters and one son-in-law, Nancy and Brian Sylvester of New Madrid and Lori Ann Gammons of East Prairie; one stepdaughter, Katrina Gammons of Marble Hill; five brothers, Vick Linley of East Prairie, Willis Linley of Lansing, Mich., and Harry Lee Linley, Harold Gene Linley and Kevin Linley of East Prairie; three sisters, Linda Riley of Eureka, Mich., Anita Faye Willis of Anniston and Carolyn Soto of East Prairie; and 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by: one daughter, Angel Dawn Gammons; twin grandchildren; one brother, Joe Linley; and two sisters, Sally Ann Linley and Mildred Cross.

Services were conducted at 2 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie with Jarred Jackson officiating.

Burial followed in the Dogwood Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Jeff Johnson, William T. Johnson III, Ben Linley, Jim Linley, Chris Riley and Junior Riley.

Honorary pallbearers will be: Cody Smith, Stormy Smith, Jay Linley and Jessie Willis.

Online condolences can be made at www.shelbyfuneral.com.