Monola Earline Johnson

Monday, February 4, 2019
Monola Earline Johnson

Monola Earline Johnson, 90, of Nimmons, Ark., passed away January 31, 2019, at her home in Nimmons.

She was born on January 18, 1929, in Carryville, Ark., and was the daughter of Joseph Earl Book and Alice Pearl (Byrd) Book.

Earline was united in marriage to Charles Denver Johnson on March 31, 1945, and to this union three children were born.

She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Earl Book; mother, Alice Pearl (Byrd) Book; husband, Charles Denver Johnson; son, Dennis Johnson; two sons-in-law, Steve Taylor and Danny Burns; one great-great one-year-old granddaughter, Alex Burns; brothers, Harold Book, Calvin Johnson and Melvin Johnson; sisters, Virginia(Book) Causey, Bernice Book, Twila (Johnson) Causey, Wilma (Johnson) Causey, Betty (Johnson) Brady and Alice Johnson.

Survivors include her daughters, Dian (Gary) Wofford of Piggott, Ark., and Darline Taylor of Nimmons; daughter-in-law, Debbie Johnson of Piggott; grandchildren, Darrell (Hope) Burns, Delane (Tobey) Burns Darrin (Cheri) Johnson all of Piggott, Denise (Jimmy) Harp of Paragould, Ark., Shannon (Matt) Click of Nimmons and Derek (Tara) Taylor of Conroe, Tex.; great-grandchildren, Josef Burns, Ethan (Shana) Burns, Brett Burns, Austin Johnson Tyler Green all of Piggott, Brittany Johnson of Paragould, Dylan Click, Michael Click Mason Click all of Nimmons and Christopher (Rina) Burns of Ramona Calif.; sister, Linda (Johnson) Conley of Pollard, Ark.; blessed with five great-great grandchildren; special friends to the family, LeeAnn and Addison Clayton; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services were held 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, in Piggott, with Hubert Robinson officiating. Burial was in Piggott Cemetery in Piggott. Pallbearers were Darrell Burns, Delane Burns, Darrin Johnson, Shannon Click, Matt Click, Michael Click, Josef Burns, Ethan Burns and Brett Burns. Honorary pallbearers were Derek Taylor and Christopher Burns. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Saturday, prior to services, at the funeral home.