OBITUARY: Mabel Johnson

Mabel Johnson

Mabel Johnson Mabel Johnson died July 18, 2013 at age 97. She loved the Lord all her life, loved reading her Bible and attended church faithfully all her life.

She is now reunited in Heaven with many of her loved ones including her husband Mac Johnson, her parents, siblings, nephews, nieces and also with her child (whom she had miscarried when she was young.)

She is survived by her youngest brother Leon Cooper of Arizona, her nephews and nieces and their spouses Carl and Judy Cooper, Dan & Mary Cooper, John Cooper, Mary & Troy Vought, Ken & Sue Cooper, Loretha Rojas, Dennesse and Don Filteau, Lynnette and Steve Lloyd, Gloria and Matt Knudson, Jay, Roy, Bill Cooper, Renee Cooper Sutter, Nora Jean Cooper, Gene & Norma Robbins and other relatives in Oklahoma and many great nephews and nieces.

She was preceded in death by her husband Mac Johnson, her parents, Charles and Minnie Cooper, siblings Chester, Carl (Roy), Paul, and Juanita.

She cared very much for her pastor and his wife Pastor Jim and Mary Ray and special friends from Northfork Community Church. She also cared very much for Joy Avery, Sandy Kagay, Amy Gross and Betty Kindley who helped care for her in her home and many others who showed her love and care.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the following: The Gideon’s International (Free Bibles) (gideons.org,); Northfork Full Gospel Community Church, 1675 Picket Rd. McKinleyville, CA 95519;  Hospice of Humboldt (hospiceof humboldt.org); Humboldt Spay/Neuter Network (Care for abandoned animals)) spayhumboldt@gmail.com)

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Celebration of life service officiated by Pastor Jim Ray at Paul’s Chapel in Arcata, August 9, 2013 (Friday) at 1 p.m., with a graveside service following at Greenwood cemetery in Arcata. There will be a potluck reception afterward.