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Monroe County Obituaries - Surname "J"
LAFAYETTE — Bruce Johnson, 68, of 1219 Potomic St., Lafayette, died at 9:26 p.m. Monday in his home. He had been in ill health for several years. Mr. Johnson was a painting contractor and musician. He was born in Monroe County, reared at Romney and had lived at Crawfordsville prior to moving to Lafayette in 1955. He was a member of the Romney Presbyterian Church, Lafayette Federation of Musicians, Romney Masonic Lodge 441, Murat Temple and Scottish Rite of Indianapolis and Lafayette Shrine Club. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Rex Murray of Idaville and Mrs. Roger Lincoln of Winamac, and two brothers, Paul of Indianapolis and Bryce of Waveland. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Sollar-Baker Funeral Home with the Rev. Joseph G. Wick officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery at Romney. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Masonic rites will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. — waw - Crawfordsville Journal Review, 20-January-1976, Page 002
Evelene Johnson, 73, of Bloomington, died Sunday at her residence. Born Jan. 6, 1924, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Otha and Roxie Abram. She was a homemaker and had worked at RCA for more than 17 years. She was a retired employee of Indiana University. She was a member of the Liberty Church of Christ. Survivors include her husband, Forrest "Bud" Johnson; one daughter, Pamela McGlothlin of Bloomington; two granddaughters; three nieces and two nephews. She was preceded in death by one sister, Juanita Hudson; and two brothers, Lawrence Abram and Henry Abram. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Liberty Church of Christ with Brothers Keevin Gray and Warren Vandeventer officiating. Burial will be at Whitehall Cemetery. Friends may call 2-9 p.m. today at the Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church. – unknown source newspaper
Col. Edward Scott Johnston, age 72 Born August 19, 1896 in Bloomington, IN Died May 15, 1969 in Tuscaloosa, AL Parents were Dr. Harold Whetstone & Eugenie (Hinrichsen) Johnston Graduate of Indiana University, member of Delta Tau Delta & Phi Beta Kappa Survived by son, Maj. William D Johnston; sisters Mary Johnston, Elisabeth Yager & Mrs. David Ross; brother William H Johnston Preceded in death by two brothers and on sister. Burial in Arlington National Cemetery – shared by Judy Jefferson