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Mrs. Joan Johnson age 75 of Amelia, Ohio departed this life on Saturday, March 12, 2016 in Ohio. She was the widow of Clarence Johnson and the daughter of Lester and Elsie Abner born to them on December 3, 1940. She was a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church and attended Mt. Holly Christian Chapel. She is preceded in death by her husband Clarence Johnson, her parents, Lester and Elsie Abner and a granddaughter, Victoria Nicole Johnson.

Left behind to mourn her passing, son Michael Dean Johnson and wife Alexis of Corbin, KY and her daughter Melissa Carol Nugent and husband Jim of Batavia, Ohio, her grandchildren, Mary Nugent, Jimmie Nugent and Micheal Dean Johnson, Jr., her three brothers, Doyle Abner and wife Patty of Heidrick, KY, Dean Abner and wife Kim of Cincinnati, Ohio and David Smallwood and wife Karen of Nashville, TN, three sisters, Carol Bright of Louisville, KY, Beverly Lamb of Heidrick, KY and Donna Calloway and husband Charles of Bimble, KY. She also leaves behind many other relatives and dear friends to mourn her passing.

Funeral services for Mrs. Johnson will be conducted in the Hampton Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 12:00 noon with Rev. Vernon Morris officiating. Pallbearers will be family & friends. She will be laid to rest in the Fisher Cemetery at Heidrick. Hampton Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Friends & Family will be received at the Hampton Funeral Home on Monday evening from 6-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service at 12:00 noon.

To the family of Mrs. Johnson, the staff of Hampton Funeral Home would like to offer you our heartfelt sympathy during your time of bereavement.