Pauline (Cordell) JohnsonJuly 26, 1932 ~ May 1, 2017 (age 84)
Pauline (Cordell) Johnson went to be with her Lord at 2:48 p.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017. Pauline was 84 years old, just over two months shy of her 85th birthday, and passed while lying in her bed in the presence of family.
Pauline was born July 26, 1932 in Bynum, Texas, to Effie Alice Webb Cordell and James Fred Cordell. She grew up with her twin sister, Etheline, and three older brothers: JM, Arthur, and Alton Cordell, in Itasca, Texas. Her parents and siblings have all gone ahead of her to be with God.
She married James M. (Jobbie) Johnson on Jan. 22, 1947, when she was age 14 ½ and Jobbie was 18 years old. They lived in Itasca almost all their lives, where they raised their children, Weldon and Marilyn. Pauline worked as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) for about 35 years.
Pauline is survived by her son, Weldon Johnson, and wife Elva Johnson, and daughter, Marilyn Clark, and husband Glen Clark, along with 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 6 great-great-grandchildren. Pauline loved John Wayne movies, especially Rooster Cogburn, and always had a Dr Pepper nearby. She leaves behind many nieces, nephews, friends, and relatives. She gave so much to her family and was loved and respected by all that knew her.