The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 7, 2014

Wesley Allen Johnson

Published 1-8-14


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Funeral service for Wesley Johnson will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at United Methodist Church, Carmen, with the Rev. John Bizzell officiating. Interment will be in Carmen City Cemetery under the direction of Wentworth Mortuary, LLC.

Wesley Allen Johnson, son of the late Lloyd Allen and Helen Ruth (Jeffries) Johnson, was born March 15, 1937, in Major County, Okla., and passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Enid, Okla., at the age of 76 years, 8 months and 21 days.

Wesley attended school and graduated from Dacoma High School.

He was united in marriage to Nelletta Stewart on Oct. 8, 1961, at Green Valley Free Methodist Church of rural Carmen. To this union two daughters were born: Jill and Jeanie.

They made their home in Kansas for three years before returning to the Carmen area, making this their home for the past 45 years.

He was a farmer and rancher. He enjoyed fishing, his grandchildren and taking care of his cattle.

Wesley was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife, Nelletta of Carmen; two daughters, Jill Wheatley and husband Tim of Perkins, and Jeanie Simpson and husband Chris of Shawnee; five granddaughters, Lynlee, MaKinley, and Dailee Wheatley of Perkins, and Gracyn and Evy Simpson of Shawnee; other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the United Methodist Building Fund.

Remembrances may be shared with the family at www.marshallfuneralhomes.com.

(Submitted by family)