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Elaine Ellen Johnson

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Elaine Ellen Johnson, 83, of Linton, passed away at 3:53 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

She was born Nov. 6, 1925, in Linton, the daughter of John and Atha Fern (Jackson) Wright.

She worked at Peoples Trust Company in Lyons and Switz City as a teller. She enjoyed solving crossword puzzles and line dancing.

Survivors include four sons, Jack W. Johnson of Bloomfield, Rich (Mindy) Johnson of Lyons, Tim Johnson of West Salem, IL and Todd Johnson of Lyons; a daughter, Jill (Mike) Price of Linton; daughters-in-law, Emily Johnson of Lyons and Rhonda Johnson of Mt. Carmel, IL, a brother, Jerry (Bonnie) Wright of Sebring, FL, a sister-in-law, Oaklene Stalcup of Lyons; 16 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, a nephew, John Wright of Indianapolis; and nieces, Beverly (Bill) Smith of Pawley's Island, SC, Beth Bennett of Eminence, Brenda Light of Indianapolis and Shelley Resler of Lyons.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Dwight "Demps" Johnson; a brother, Jack W. Wright; and a sister, June Hays Hamilton.

Funeral service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel with Billy Ed Hostettler officiating. Burial will follow at Prairie Chapel Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Friday and after 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Larry L. Hyde Scholarship Fund through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent to www.welchcornett.com.