Agnes Lenora (Hatcher) Johnson

Wednesday, May 26, 2004

AGNES LENORA (HATCHER) JOHNSON, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born July 11, 1914, in Eureka Springs, a daughter of Benjamin Harrison and Beulah (Ammons) Evans. She died Thursday, May 20, 2004, in Eureka Springs at the age of 89.

Mrs. Johnson was a homemaker and was a cook at the Crescent Hotel. She was a member of the Church of God Holiness in Berryville.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Fred and JoAnn Hatcher of Berryville; her daughter, Pauline Petersen of Springdale; a brother and sister-in-law, Gordon and Shirley Evans of Eureka Springs; a sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Earl Wynn of Tulsa; seven grandchildren, Linda Robinson of Berryville, Freddie Hatcher of Green Forest, Betty Ann Baier of Grand Prairie, Texas, Kathy Goodwin of Springdale, Debbie Trieb of Rogers, Steven Petersen of West Fork, and Cindy Carroll of Berryville; 17 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.

On Sept. 18, 1932, she was united in marriage with Jesse W. Hatcher, who preceded her in death. Later, she was united in marriage with Elbert Johnson on July 5, 1983, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents, Benjamin and Beulah Evans; infant twin sons; five brothers, Lonnie Evans, Troy Evans, George Evans, Arvil Evans, and Louis Evans; and two sisters, Lucille Worley and Eva Trammel.

Funeral services were held Monday, May 24, 2004, at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville with Bro. Wayne McCollough and Bro. Marvin Townzen officiating. Interment followed in the Eureka Springs Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at