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Obituaries

Obituaries

Joyce Mae Johnson 1936 - 2008 Palm Springs, Calif.

No services are planned for Joyce Mae Johnson, 72, Palm Springs.She died Sunday, June 1, 2008, in Palm Springs, Calif.Ms. Johnson was born March 9, 1936, in Lawrence, Kan., the daughter of Evelyn and Harold Kimball.She received her formal education in Lawrence and served three years in the U.S. Air Force. She studied nursing.She retired as the director of nurses for the rehabilitation department at Good Samaritan Hospital.Survivors include a former husband, Lewis Johnson, Los Angeles; three daughters, Angela Little, Lawrence, Kimberly Johnson-Bland, Palm Springs, and Daci Wasan, Torrance, Calif.; three sons, Cheldon Coleman, Lawrence, David K. Johnson, Cathedral City, Calif., and Monte Johnson, Compton, Calif.; three sisters, Frieda Green, Carolyn Kimball and Clara Friendly, all of Lawrence; a brother, Carroll "Bo" Kimball, Lawrence; and 16 great-grandchildren.