Dorothy Welch Johnson

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, May 31, 2005

Services for Dorothy Welch Johnson, of Bogue Chitto, are 10a.m., Monday, May 30 at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel with burialin Easthaven Cemetery.

Visitation is Sunday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Johnson, 83, died May 28, 2005, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center. She was born in Norfield on Sept. 10,1921, to Grover Cleveland Welch and Verna Fisk Welch.

She was a retired bookkeeper. She was a member of Johnson GroveChurch of Christ. She was also a member of the Eastern Star ofBogue Chitto.

Preceding her in death were her parents; and a brother andsister-in-law, Grover C. and Tommie Ruth Welch Jr.

Survivors are her husband, Elmer H. Johnson; her stepsons, ElmerRandall Johnson and Wayne Johnson, both of Natchez; her sister andbrother-in-law, Edith W. and Hendrick Laird, of Natchez; and herbrother and sister-in-law, Thomas E. and Dorothy B. Welch, of BogueChitto.

Pallbearers will be Kent Welch, Ricky Welch, Corey Welch, ChrisWelch, Mark Welch and David Johnson.