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Dorothy R. Johnson

TIPTON – Dorothy R. Johnson, 86, of Tipton died Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at Ascension St. Vincent – Kokomo.
She was born on Jan. 17, 1935 in Clay County, Ind. and had previously lived in Kokomo, Patricksburg and Clay City.  Her parents were Herman and Laura Bell (Long) Culler.
She married Jimmie L. Johnson on July 19, 1958 and he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 1985.
She had worked at Delco Electronics in Kokomo.
She was a member of Full Gospel Tabernacle in Kokomo and a graduate of Ashboro High School.
Survivors include her five children, Carolyn Henry, Tipton, Charlotte Johnson, North Carolina, Jannie Anderson, Lonoke, Ark., Jimmy Johnson, Lonoke, Ark. and Evelyn Lenord, Austin, Ark. She is also survived by one sister, Harriet Dalton of Indiana and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by eight siblings and two children, Jerry Johnson and Elaine Carpenter, three grandsons and a great-grandson as well as many other loved ones.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 26 at Full Gospel Tabernacle in Kokomo with Pastor James Ball presiding.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m.
She will be cremated and buried next to her husband Jimmie in Maple Grove Cemetery near Clay City.
Young-Nichols Funeral Home is assisting the Johnson family with Dorothy’s arrangements.