Adell Johnson

Name of Deceased: Adell Johnson                                                       Age: 100

Date of Death: July 17, 2012

Place of Death: At home in Great Bend, Kansas

Date of Birth: January 17, 1912 at Coweta, Oklahoma

Parents Name: Henry & Savanna (Pearson) Scroggins




Married William Leslie Johnson June 18, 1941 at Great Bend, Kansas.  He died June 2, 1978.

She was a housekeeper and cook for Dr. Marion F. Russell, Sr. and Jr. families and Tom and Clu Taylor.

Mrs. Johnson was a Great Bend, Kansas resident since 1939 coming from Coweta, Oklahoma.

She was a member of First Baptist Church, where she was an active member and involved in church functions. She loved to cook and entertain, her family, and God. She was passionate about helping others and was a wonderful friend to many.




One Son: Jack Johnson of Pueblo, CO

Friend: Beth Chilcott of Great Bend, KS

Woody Johnson Family of Great Bend, KS; Jean Johnson Family of Great Bend, KS; Dink Garner Family of Great Bend, KS; and the Bowser Family of Minnesota, Baltimore, Maryland, Augusta, KS, and South Carolina.


She was preceded in death by one brother, Floyd Scroggins.




Funeral Service: Friday, July 20, 2012

Time of Service: 10:00 a.m.

Place of Service: Bryant Funeral Home

Officiant: The Reverend Leroy Keith

Interment: Great Bend Cemetery, Great Bend, Kansas

Visitation:  Noon to 9:00 p.m., with the family receiving friends from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Bryant Funeral Home

Memorial Fund: Adell Johnson Expense Fund, in care of Bryant Funeral Home


Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

                      Arrangements by    Bryant Funeral Home         1425 Patton Road       Great Bend, Kansas                     67530

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