Betty Johnson, 89, of North Vernon died at 9:22 a.m. Monday, October 5, 2020, at home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, October 8, 2020, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Service. Rev. Connie Barr will officiate. Burial will be at Bear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday, October 8, 2020, from 10 a.m. until times of services at the funeral home.
Mrs. Johnson worked as a med tech for the Muscatatuck State Developmental Center until her retirement after 40 years of service. She loved cooking, gardening, her pets, and spending time with her family.
Born on March 25, 1931, in Jennings County, Mrs. Johnson was the daughter of Olin and Alta Pierce Armstrong. She was united in marriage to Donald Johnson August 1, 1947, and he preceded her in death April 22, 2014.
Survivors include a son, Kimmy Johnson of North Vernon; daughter, Karen (Sparky) Beeman of North Vernon; sister, Sue Collins of Vernon; brother, Max Armstrong of Vernon; grandchildren, Lisa Wools, and Ryan, Angie, and Eddie Beeman; seven great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.
Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brother, Bill Armstrong.
Memorials can be made through the funeral home to Mercy Rescue.