Elizabeth Johnson


RISON — Mrs. Elizabeth “Lesa” Shores Johnson, age 43 of Rison, died, Thursday, December 20, 2012. She was born June 21, 1969 in Leesville, La., a daughter of Don Brent Johnson and Taylor McAdams McGowan. Ms. Johnson was a nurse for Davita Dialysis and was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church. She was preceded in death by one brother, Brent Johnson; grandparents, Bert Johnson, Virginia Shores McAdams and Taylor McAdams.

Ms. Johnson is survived by her parents, Brent and Linda Johnson of Pratt, Kan., Taylor and Tom McGowan of Atlanta, Texas; daughter, Brentley Davis of Rison; son, Zachary Reed of Rison; brothers, Jon Johnson of San Franciso, Calif., Bo Roberts of Tupelo, Miss.; grandmother, Bobbie Hollis Johnson of Pine Bluff; nieces, Landry Kate Roberts, Anna Roberts; nephews, Luke Roberts, Levi Johnson and Ryder Johnson.

Graveside services are 1 p.m., Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Graceland Cemetery with Dr. Walter Van Zandt Windsor officiating. Memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, 904 Autumn Road, Suite 500, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211. Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870) 325–6216. Online condolences at www.buiefuneralhome.com.