Mary Louise Johnson, 86, of Gentry, Arkansas, passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2021, in Fayetteville. She was born on September 28, 1935 in Cardin, Oklahoma; the daughter of Marion Davis and Nellie Mae (Simpson) Davis. Mary was a simple and caring lady, who never met a stranger. She dearly loved her family and her dog. Mary was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who leaves behind a wonderful legacy.
There are no formal services planned for Mary. To leave her family a message, please visit her Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Mary is survived by her husband, Billy; daughters, Betty Merry, Tammy Johnson, and Angela Waddle; 4 grandchildren, Joshua Johnson, Mark Merry, Kristopher Johnson and Jasmine Merry; 6 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Waddle; brother and sisters, Nadine Sooter, Wayne Davis, and Betty Dowell.