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Louise Johnston

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Louise Wallace Johnston, daughter of the late Emra Dorris and Gladys Black Dorris, was born March 20, 1921, in Piggott, Ark., and departed this life Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at the age of 91.

Louise married B.T. Wallace. He preceded her in death on Aug. 21, 1982. She later married Burl Johnston.

Survivors include her husband, Burl Johnston, of Kennett; one daughter, Jane Elam, of Ash Flat, Ark.; a granddaughter, Julie Johnson, of Springfield, Mo.; two step-daughters, Brenda Kitchens and Sheila Lynch; one sister, Betty Jo Baker, of Houston, Texas; several nieces and nephews, and other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Royal Dorris and a sister, Flora Lee Holcombe.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., today, Thursday, Jan. 10, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett with Rev. Ed Jansson officiating.

Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservices.com.

McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett in charge of the arrangements.