Lottie Mae (Purnell) Johnson, 91, passed away Feb. 1, 2021 at Community Hospital.
Lottie was born Mar. 27, 1929 to the late Nancy (Lofton) Purnell and Elisha Purnell Sr. in Money, Mississippi . She enjoyed bingo, gardening, walking, making sweet potato pies, and just spending time with family.
ottie is survived by her sons Tevell Johnson Jr., Lyndon Baines Johnson, Willie Johnson, Tyrone McCotry; Daughters Idella Mcpaul (Jamed), Mary Nell Johnson, Leatta Johnson, Emma Turner, Everlena (Donnis) Snorton, Verna Johnson, Anita Elmore, Inta Smith, Eloise Michaels, Elise (Larry)Woodruff, Shirley Johnson, Katherine Johnson; Sisters Oletha Jackson, Maryann Smith (L.C.), Annette Wyatt, Elease Viverette, Marie Fair; Brothers Jerry Purnell (Loretta), Bennie Purnell, Frankie Purnell(Pam); Grandchildren Oleatha (Willie) King, Antoinette (Tom) Sargent, Jazzelyn (Keith) Collins, I’Yuana (Derrall) Hill, Shyrayl Watson, Tanquetta(Mygel) Turner, Jaynatta Johnson, Donnisha Johnson,Freddrica Cottrell, Jessica Carter,Zenia Strain, Asia McCotry, Kelley McCotry, Angie McCants Porter, Deborah Wilson, Sheila Clerk Johnson, Leonard Johnson, Frankie Johnson, Allison Johnson, Rondo “Jabbar” (Dana) Turner, John Robert Watson II, Toriono Terrell Johnson, Leon Strain, Darrell Watkins, Damon Turner, Harrison Lamarr Turner,Kwana (Arron) Evans, Justin Johnson,Avon McCants, Charles Johnson Jr, Tyue Smith, David Jones; Great-grandchildren Antiono, Trevin,Tevin, Frankette, Jarae, Sha’Quita,Whitney, Brittney, Eliysha, Trya, Frankie, Mason, Mylan, Taylor, Corey, Josiah, Paige, Jourdan, Emilee, Hailey, Payton, Maurice, Zenia, Zaniya, Zaria, Zavion, Tyrone, Theodore, Leanne, Leona, Mya, Shaquille, Amaya, Jarukeion, Mikaylah, Derrall, Toriana, Darion, Breyanna, Allannah, Paris, Seairra, Seamoan, RJ, Demon, Jai’dyn, Jordan, Mie’Rael, Jaylen, John, D’Meris, De’Aric, Norie, Marquis, Laniya, Donald, Jamier, Layerria, Zarion, Sanae, Lamarriea, Lakyia, Lianna, Lamarr, Lakiya and loving great-great grandchildren; Sister-in-law Catherine Logan; Secondary caregiver Toriana Smoots; and a host of family and friends.
Lottie was preceded in death by her Husband Tevell Johnson Sr.; Son Charles Johnson; Daughters and Son-in-law Dorothy Mae and John Watson; Grandsons Monte Erby, Donte Turner; Brothers Curtis (Betty) Purnell, Elisha Jr (Esther) Purnell, Willie Purnell, James Purnell; Sister Patsy (Paul) Peebies, Everlena Love, Easter Purnell, and Special Cousin Annie Williams.