Loritta Johnson
Funeral Date: 11/6/2014

Obituary:
Loritta Jean (Meador) Johnson age 71of Bluff City, AR, formerly of Hermitage, AR, passed away November 4, 2014 in Little Rock, AR of complications of COPD. She was a member of the Bluff City Church of Christ. She was born April 21, 1943 in Bauxite, AR to Elmer Lee Meador and Goldie Barksdale Meador. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Eugene Johnson. She is survived by her daughters, Lori Day of Bluff City, AR and Marisa Johnson Yingling (husband Will), 4 grandsons Peyton and Zane Day of Perryville, AR and Eli and Liam Yingling of Little Rock; brother Billy Joe Meador (wife Sharon) of Bluff City, and sisters Bonita Stinnett of Camden, and Linda Carman (husband Bill) of Bluff City, AR; nieces, nephews, and a host of friends. Mrs. Johnson graduated from Henderson State Teacher College in 1964. She married Eugene Johnson April 4, 1965 and taught at Hermitage Elementary School for 17 years and at Warren Elementary. She touched many lives as a teacher. She was an artist, a self-taught painter, seamstress, and craftsperson. She sewed countless prom dresses and wedding attire, many times without a pattern, did alterations, and gave painting lessons. Summers were spent growing tomatoes for the market and selling tomatoes and other vegetables to stores and at the Farmerís Market in Warren. Funeral services were 1:30pm Thursday, November 6th at Frazerís Chapel with Jerry Berly officiating. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Peyton Day, Zane Day, Brad Harrod, Brent Harrod, Matt Harrod and Andy Best. Honorary pallbearers were members of Bluff City Church of Christ. Memorials preferred the Bluff City Church of Christ and The American Lung Association.

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Name: Andrew Best
Message: So sorry to hear of your loss.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: So sorry for the loss of your Mother, just remember, our loss is Heaven's gain. Another Angel in God's choir. Love you and prayers for you all.

Name: Tony and Tabitha Robinson
Message: Praying for your family-

Name: Vicky Tapia
Message: So sorry Marisa and Lori to hear about the passing of Mrs. Loritta. She was a wonderful women and I have so many great memories of her that I will cherish forever. keeping y'all and ur families in my Prayers. Love y'all

Name: Richard & Jo Ann Hamilton
Message: Thoughts & prayers are with all the family🙏

Name: Sharon Gresham - Abbott
Message: My heart is broken to hear your mother passed she had to b ed a very special lady to have had such a precious daughter like you. Sending you all my Love ,Hugs and Prayers

Name: Alisa Ruffner
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with Ms. Loritta's family during their time of loss.

Name: Steve & Diane Parnell
Message: Girls, Sorry to hear about your mom. She was a great co-worker. I have many fond memories of our working together. Love to you, Diane

Name: Ronnie Lawson
Message: Sorry for your loss she was my favorite teacher. She gave me money to go to the candy store.

Name: Stacey and Gwendy Mann
Message: Sorry for your loss. You all are in our prayers.

Name: Jennifer Morgan
Message: Sorry for your loss.Prayers going out to the family.

Name: Stephanie Besaw
Message: So sorry for your loss, Marisa. I'm praying for your family.

Name: Courtney Lentz
Message: Lori I am so sorry for your loss. I love you, & I am praying for you.

Name: Lydia Steele
Message: Praying for you and your family.

Name: kaylon Clanton Taylor
Message: So sorry for your loss. Mrs. Loretta was one of my teachers.she was a great teacher.

Name: Bonnie Dickens
Message: so sorry to hear about your loss our prayers are with your family