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Helen Johnson

April 6, 1919 - August 10, 2009

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HELEN F. (NEE COCHRAN) JOHNSON, 90, DIED MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2009, AT CRYSTAL OAKS NURSING CENTER.  SHE WAS BORN APRIL 6, 1919 TO CORA (LAMBERSON) & WILLIAM T. COCHRAN IN HANNIBAL, MO.

A LONG TIME RESIDENT OF DE SOTO, SHE AND HER LATE HUSBAND CLARENCE JOHNSON OWNED AND OPERATED JOHNSON DRUG IN DE SOTO.  SHE LATER WORKED FOR ARNOTE REALTY AND RETIRED AFTER YEARS AS MANAGER OF THE BOOK STORE AT JEFFERSON COLLEGE.

BESIDES HER PARENTS AND HUSBAND, SHE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY TWO SISTERS, MURIEL DEMENT AND THELMA STOUT, AND HER TWO BROTHERS, EDWIN COCHRAN AND WILLIAM COCHRAN.  SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER DAUGHTER, PATRICIA (JERRY) BURHANS, CRYSTAL CITY, MO; TWO GRANDCHILDREN, AMY ALLEN, O’FALLON, MO AND JERRY (SANDRA) BURHANS, CHICAGO, IL, AS WELL AS A SISTER, JANICE (CHARLES) HILL, PEVELY, MO, TWO GREAT-GRANDSONS, AND MANY NIECES AND NEPHEWS.

HELEN WAS ACTIVE IN CHURCH AND CHOIR FOR YEARS, SHE ENJOYED WORKING AS A VOLUNTEER AT JEFFERSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL DURING HER RETIREMENT. SHE WAS ACTIVE IN BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S CLUB AND BOOKSTORE MANAGER ASSOCIATION.