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Stella Johnson

NATCHEZ — Services for Stella Louise Johnson, 58, of Natchez, who died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at Hospice Ministries of Ridgeland, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Hope the Vision Center.

Burial will follow at Pine Hill Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home in Bude.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Mrs. Johnson was born March 9, 1952, in McComb, the daughter of Curtis and Lillie Mae Johnson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Joann Johnson; and one brother, Jetson Johnson.

Survivors include two daughters, Shagara Erwin and husband, Joe, of Carterville, Ga., and Tiesha Jackson of Norcross, Ga.; two stepsons, George Hawkins of Ferriday and Lonnie Simpson of Texas; eight sisters, Evelyn Hart and husband, Willie, Katherine Devrouax, all of Jackson, Geraldine Day and husband, Earl, of Ferriday, Lavanchy Johnson of Battle Creek, Mich., Wanzer Turner Jones and husband, Carell, of Natchez, Tredina Ard of McComb, Wanda Banks and husband, Oscar, of Carterville, and Vanessa Johnson of Patterson, N.J.; one brother, Curtis J. Johnson of Minneapolis, Minn.; one grandson, Jogarius J. Erwin; two godsisters, Shelita McMillian and Erica “ReRe” Blanton; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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