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Ruth (Quarles) Johnson
1915 - 2015

Ruth (Quarles) Johnson, 99, passed away Thursday, June 4, in Humble.

Funeral services were held Monday at First United Methodist Church of Iowa Park, with Rev. Don Pellikan officiating. Burial was in Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home.

Ruth was born Oct. 23, 1915 in Cordell, OK., to Lonzo and Ava (Ragle) Quarles. She married David Henry Johnson on June 6, 1932 in Erick, OK. She called Iowa Park her home, where she lived most of her life. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Iowa Park where she was involved with the United Methodist Women. She was an honorary member of the Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority. and enjoyed spending her time crocheting, working crossword puzzles, and reading the Bible through every year.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two sons, Bobby and Darrell Johnson.

Survivors include two sons, H.C. Johnson of Iowa Park and Doug Johnson of Orange Grove; a daughter, LaJuana Vanek Scott of New Caney; a brother, Mack Quarles; a sister, Jolene Rawls; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 31 great-great-grandchildren.

The family suggest memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church of Iowa Park.

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