Indiana McCaslins

Otis B JohnsonAge: 94 years19132007

Name
Otis B Johnson
Birth March 1, 1913 32 26
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn T Dotson
October 22, 1914 (Age 19 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn T Dotson
1914 (Age 10 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJohn T Dotson
1914 (Age 10 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Morrison Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 14799661)
Birth of a brotherThearn Johnson
December 24, 1915 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a brotherElmer Johnson
before 1920 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam Thomas (Tom) Johnson
February 3, 1920 (Age 6 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1920 (Age 6 years)
Census 1925 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterMildred L Johnson
January 6, 1926 (Age 12 years)
Source: S4985
Birth of a sisterVelma Loree Johnson
July 5, 1928 (Age 15 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1930 (Age 16 years)
Death of a sisterQuilla Evelyn Johnson
October 29, 1940 (Age 27 years)
Source: S4988
Burial of a sisterQuilla Evelyn Johnson
after October 31, 1940 (Age 27 years)
Source: S4988
Note: Fairview Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 57364250
Death of a paternal grandmotherMelvina Minerva (Minerva Melvina) McCaslin
1956 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMelvina Minerva (Minerva Melvina) McCaslin
1956 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Elmwood Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 30283277
Death of a fatherCharles Sylvester (Charlie) Johnson
February 25, 1960 (Age 46 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherCharles Sylvester (Charlie) Johnson
after February 25, 1960 (Age 46 years)
Note: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery
Death of a motherPhoebe Adeline (Addie, Ada) Dotson
July 23, 1967 (Age 54 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherPhoebe Adeline (Addie, Ada) Dotson
after July 23, 1967 (Age 54 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery
Death of a brotherWilliam Thomas (Tom) Johnson
March 3, 1986 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherWilliam Thomas (Tom) Johnson
after March 3, 1986 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 50046167
Death of a brotherThearn Johnson
March 27, 1987 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherThearn Johnson
March 30, 1987 (Age 74 years)
Note: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 50400391
Death of a brotherEldred Alexander Johnson
May 3, 1995 (Age 82 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherEldred Alexander Johnson
May 5, 1995 (Age 82 years)
Note: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery
Death of a sisterMildred L Johnson
September 24, 2004 (Age 91 years)
Source: S4985
Death September 19, 2007 (Age 94 years)
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elder brother
3 years
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Quilla Evelyn Johnson
Birth: July 3, 1911 30 25, Cherokee, Oklahoma
Death: October 29, 1940Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri
20 months
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Otis B Johnson
Birth: March 1, 1913 32 26Oklahoma
Death: September 19, 2007Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas
3 years
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Thearn Johnson
Birth: December 24, 1915 34 29, Wagoner, Oklahoma
Death: March 27, 1987Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas
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Otis B Johnson
Birth: March 1, 1913 32 26Oklahoma
Death: September 19, 2007Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas
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Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthSocial Security Death Index
BirthFind a Grave
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1925 Kansas State Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
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In the 1920 US Federal Census for Creek, Wagoner, Oklahoma, 37-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Charles and his 35-year-old Arkansas-born wife Addie [Dotson] Johnson have in their household their children, 12-year-old Eldred, 8-year-old Quillie E, 7-year-old Olos, 5-year-old Thearn and one-year 10-month old Carl. Eldred was born in Arkansas, but the other children were born in Oklahoma, indicating that the family moved to Oklahoma before 1912. Elmer is missing from this census and may be presumed to have died. Eldred, Quillie, and Olos have attended school in the past year. Charles, Addie and Eldred can read, write and speak English. Charles is doing "general farming" on rented land. Everyone's parents were born in Arkansas. Charles is living near his mother Melvina McCaslin Johnson Lane. In the 1925 Kansas State Census for Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas, 45-year-old Arkansas-born Charlie F [sic] and his 41-year-old Arkansas-born wife Addie [Dotson] Johnson have in their household their children, 18-year-old Eldred, 13-year-old Evelyn [Quillie on the 1920 US Census], 12-year-old Ollas, 10-year-old Thearn, 7-year-old Carl and 5-year-old Thomas. Eldred was born in Arkansas, the other children were born in Oklahoma. The family is living at 921 West 14th Street. Charlie and Eldred are laborers in a oil refinery. Everyone can read and write except Carl and Thomas.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas, 49-year-old Arkansas-born C S [sic Charles S] and his 46-year-old Arkansas-born wife Addie [Dotson] Johnson were married when he was 24- and she was 21-years old. They have in their household their children, 18-year-old Evelyn, 17-year-old Ollas, 15-year-old Thearn, 12-year-old Carl, 10-year-old Thomas, 4-year 2-month old Mildred, and 2-year 8-month old Velma. All the children were born in Oklahoma except Mildred and Velma who were born in Kansas. The family is living in a house at 1104 Twelfth Street for which Charles pays $12 a month. They do not have a radio. Ollas, Thearn, Carl and Thomas have attended school in the past year. Everyone except Mildred and Velma can read, write and speak English. Charles is a laborer in an oil refinery. Evelyn is a saleswoman in a variety store. Both have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Charles has not served in the military. Everyone's parents were born in Arkansas.

Otis B Johnson was living in South Coffeyville, Oklahoma in 1987.

O.B. Johnson, born 1 Mar 1913, died 19 Sep 2007. His last residence of record was Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas 67337. He applied for his Social Security number in Texas before 1951.

Obit posted on findagrave.com by trw Coffeyville resident O. B. Johnson entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 19, 2007 in Coffeyville. He was 94.

He was born March 1, 1913 in Wagoner, Oklahoma to Charley Sylvestor and Phoebe Adeline(Dodson) Johnson. He grew up and attended schools in rural Oklahoma and later attended Roosevelt Jr. High School and Field Kindley Memorial High School in Coffeyville. On July 25, 1937 he married Ruth Morrow in North Kansas City , Missouri. They made their home in Coffeyville. O.B. worked for the Acme Foundry and machine company for forty years. He worked for three generations of the Graham family for Acme Foundry.

He loved fishing, hunting and playing cards with friends.

He attended the Westside Christian Church until about three years ago when he suffered ill health.

He is survived by his wife Ruth of the home, one daughter, Patricia Gunderson of Coffeyville, one son Ronald Johnson of Fredonia. There are six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. There is one brother, Carl Johnson, and a sister Velma Kuch both of Coffeyville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, who died in infancy and three brothers, two sisters.

Memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, September 29, 2007 in the Westside Christian Church. Pastor Mike Elrod will officiate. Services are under the direction of Penwell-Gabel Ford-Wulf-Bruns Funeral Home of Coffeyville.