Whitesburg KY

Margaret Johnson dies at 82

Margaret Carole Rucker Johnson, 82, of Shelbyville, died October 10.

Born in Virginia to the late Henry and Ina Honaker Rucker, she was the widow of Willard Johnson Jr. and the mother of the late Michael Wayne Johnson.

She is survived by four daughters, Sharon Powell of Shelbyville, Ina Carole Sowards of Whitesburg, and Lynne Polly and Lisa Moore, both of Lexington; 12 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren; three sisters, Joyce Stewart of McRoberts, Wanda Walker of Lenoir, N.C., and Mona Hall of Pekin, Ind.; and a brother, Henry Rucker Jr. of McRoberts.

Funeral services for Mrs. Johnson were held Oct. 12 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in McRoberts Cemetery.

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