Imogene Johnson passed away Monday, April 25, 2016.
She was born in London, Ky., on July 4, 1926.
Visually impaired, she was proud to have worked at UAMS as a dark room technician for 42 years. She was a long time member and past president of the Arkansas Council of the Blind where she had strong and nourishing friendships. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock.
Imogene helped raise her brother's three children for many years as a loving guardian. A sweet and caring soul, she loved her family and friends and took great pleasure in life. She was an inspiration to all.
She is predeceased by her parents, Alda and Exie Johnson of Kentucky; and a brother, Denton Johnson, of Benton, Ark.
She is survived by her brothers, Alton Johnson and Jim Johnson; nieces, Jana Gregory (Jim) of Benton and Glenda Cooper of Little Rock; her nephew, Jeff Johnson (Michelle) of Benton and many great nieces and nephews, and a great-great nephew.
A visitation service will be held at Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home, 5800 W. 12th Street, Little Rock, Thursday, April 28, at 10 a.m. A graveside service will be held at A.R. Dyche Cemetery in London, on Monday, May 2 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Arkansas Council of the Blind, 4727 N. Cypress, North Little Rock, 72116. An online guestbook is available at griffinleggetthealeyroth.com
House-Rawlings Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on April 27, 2016