Donald Johnson Obituary

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Donald Johnson, 85, of Poteau, OK passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 in Ft. Smith, AR. Don was born July 15, 1934 in Kaiser, AR to Linzy & Nolus (Ferguson) Johnson. He was a supervisor at Phelps Dodge Tubing Co. Don moved to Cameron, OK at the age of 13 and graduated school there.


He later married and moved to California where he remained until he retired and moved back to Poteau, OK.


Don was preceded in death by his parents; wives, Melvadine Hughes Johnson and Birdie Johnson; brothers, Lewis, Howard, Bill, Fred and Retus Johnson and sister, Martha Goins.


Survivors include his son, Michael Don Johnson of Greenville, MS; sister & brothers in law, Pat & Ed Salway, Arnold Goins of Panama, OK; sisters in law, Louise & Bonnie Johnson; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.


Private family services will be held.

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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POTEAU, OK

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