December 28, 2018
VERNON, Ala. — Mary Blanche Johnson, 85, died Dec. 25, 2018, at Fayette Medical Center-DCH. Services are noon Saturday at the chapel of Chandler Funeral Home in Vernon with Eddie Finch officiating. Burial will follow at Christian Chapel Cemetery. Visitation is Saturday one hour prior to service. Mrs. Johnson was born Jan. 31, 1933, in Fayette, Alabama, to the late Wiley Walters and Ila Livingston Walters. She was formerly employed as a bookkeeper at Bostick’s Furniture for a number of years and a member of Vernon Church of Christ. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Patrice Johnson; sisters, Annie Wallace and Rubye Johnson. She is survived by her husband, Demp Johnson of Vernon; daughters, Pam Allen of Plano, Texas, and Paula Canington of Charlotte, North Carolina; brother, Dick Walters; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.