(661) 765-4505

Mrs. Emma Johnson, 101 Madison, died Friday in a local hospital. Mrs. Johnson was born November 7, 1866 in Smaland, Sweden. She had been a resident of the United States for the past 72 years and the West Side for 21 years. Survivors include her son Jarl A. Johnson of Taft and two grandchildren and other relatives. Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the Erickson and Brown Chapel. Rev. A.E. Schmitt of the Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will be in the West Side Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family suggest that gifts be made to the Emma Johnson Memorial Fund of the Peace Lutheran Church, 228 D Street. Memorial to be place in the ne church on Emmons Park Drive.