Betty Corene Johnson

December 15, 1934 - October 5, 2019
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Betty Johnson was born in Foss, Oklahoma, on December 15, 1934 to Ralph and Felda (Wiggins) Crabb, and passed away on October 5, 2019, in Clinton, Oklahoma at the age of 84.
Betty was raised in Foss, Oklahoma, where she attended school at Burns Flat.
Betty married A.C. Johnson on March 6, 1952 in Wheeler, Texas. They moved to San Francisco, California, as well as Hominy, Oklahoma and later to Dill City, Oklahoma where they made their home for over 60 years. To this union four children were born, Connie Jean, Jimmie Ralph, Merle Ann and Lisa Diane.
They raised their four children in Dill City, Oklahoma. Betty worked at the grocery store in Dill City for many years, helped her parents run Crabb’s Trailer Park north of Burns Flat, she was co-owner of the Ceramic Shop in Dill City, and became a Farmers Union Agent where she sold automobiles and home insurance. She was a caregiver to her father, aunt and uncle. She raised all of her grandchildren until they started kindergarten.
She enjoyed waterskiing, sewing, raising a garden and canning. Betty cherished spending time with her family and had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved attending their sporting events and stock shows.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Felda Crabb, husband, A.C. Johnson in 2015, one daughter, Lisa Johnson in 1977, and son Jimmie Johnson in 2004. Betty’s survivors include daughter Connie Gay and husband Mickey of Canton, Texas, Merle Ray and fiancé Floyd King of Foss, Oklahoma; daughter-in-law Nova Johnson of Dill City, Oklahoma, sisters, Bonnie Bookout of Dill City, Oklahoma and Barbara Jones of Seminole, Oklahoma, sister-in-laws Oletta Lewis of Livingston, Texas, and Cathy Johnson of Rocky, Oklahoma, grandchildren Dustin Ray and wife Cary of Foss Lake, Oklahoma, Shonda Fears and husband Brett of Mustang, Oklahoma, Derrick Ray of Dill City, Oklahoma, Lacey Johnson of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Shaun Gay and wife Krystal of Killeen, Texas, Jaron Johnson of Dill City, Oklahoma, and Dakota Ray of Dallas, Texas; nine great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren..

Visitation: 5:00 p.m., ~ 8:00 p.m., Monday, October 7, 2019
9:00 a.m., ~ 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Ray and Martha's Funeral Home
Cordell, Oklahoma
Funeral: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 9, 2019
First Baptist Church
Dill City, Oklahoma
Interment: Page Cemetery
Burns Flat, Oklahoma
Services under the direction of Ray and Martha’s Funeral Home of Cordell, Oklahoma.

Service Information

Visitation
Date: October 7, 2019
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Visitation
Date: October 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Funeral
Date: October 9, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Interment
Date: October 9, 2019
Time: 11:00 am

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Shannon Taylor
Dill City, OK
She will be missed! Sorry for your loss
Nancy Harbuck
Dill City, OK
The Harbuck Family is devastated by Betty’s death.  God bless your family during this time of year.  If you need anything, let us know.
Meleeta Morris
Yantis, TX
She was a strong woman. Mom (Ann Randolph) and I will miss her. Prayers for all of the family. Condolences .
Janis Greenia
Rocky, OK
Condolences to her family & many friends
CJ
Liberty, TX
RIP Auntie
Deanna Harris
Sulphur Springs, TX
Praying for the family
Deanna Harris
Sulphur Springs, TX
Praying for the family
Debbie Christian Meadows
Sentinel, OK
Merle you are in my thoughts and prayers
Stephanie Christian Thurman
Mannford, OK
Betty was a big part of my childhood! She was Shonda and Derrick’s grandma, which meant she was at every school event we had for 13 years! She was my insurance lady for many many years too! Thoughts and prayers to the whole family!
Kenneth and connie Johnson
Muldrow,, OK
God has a beautiful angel fly high aunt Betty
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