Graveside services for Christine Johnson, 91, Lawrence, will be private at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Johnson died Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.
She was born May 16, 1929, in El Dorado, KS, the daughter of Alonzo Edward and Cordelia Dee Mitchell Howard. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School.
Mrs. Johnson worked as a para professional and data processor for the University of Kansas. She loved cooking.
She married Henry Lee Johnson on July 24, 1952, they celebrated 67 years together. He died in 2019.
Survivors include a son, Michael M. Johnson and wife Carol of Lawrence; a daughter, Tina Stevenson and husband Larry E. of Albuquerque, New Mexico; sister, Peggy Thompson of Kansas City, Missouri; grandchildren, Larry A. Stevenson, Starla Barrett, Christina Johnson, and Michelle McBurney.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Bessie White, Mary Katherine Sweeps, Alonzo Edward Howard Jr., Daisy Smith, Dottie Coates, and Barbara Taylor.