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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Obituary - Nettie Kathryn (Hughes) Johnson

Masks are REQUIRED when entering Hill & Son Funeral Home. Please wear your mask when attending the visitation and service. A limited number are available, please bring your own if possible. If you do not wish to wear a mask you will be asked to remain outside of the building. We appreciate your compliance. The online guestbook is available for those who are uncomfortable with being in public or wearing masks.

The SERVICE for Nettie will be held beginning at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Hill and Son Funeral Home in Appleton City, Missouri.

OFFICIATING at the service will be Pastor Larry Sorrells.

VISITATION will preceded the service from 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

INTERMENT will be at the Montrose Cemetery, Montrose, Missouri immediately following the service.

The family requests any MEMORIAL donations be made to Heartland Hospice, and may be left at the funeral home.

Nettie Kathryn (Hughes) Johnson, the daughter of Lee and Phena (Sanders) Hughes was born October 3, 1926 in Deepwater, Missouri. She passed away December 13, 2020 at the age of 94.

Nettie lived in the Montrose, Missouri area most of her life. She was united in marriage to Marvin L. Johnson June 23, 1945 in Reno, Nevada. To this union two daughters were born, Shirley and Patricia.

Nettie was a faithful member of the United Presbyterian-Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and was a member of the United Methodist Women. She also served as a leader to the youth group.

Nettie loved to cook, sew, crochet, garden, and fish. She had the most beautiful flower garden where she would make beautiful arrangements and share them with family and friends. She was a leader of The Montrose Busy Beavers 4-H club. Here she taught many young girls to cook and sew.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, Eugene, and Robert; a son-in-law, Shandy Jordan; and one grandson, Matthew Schleicher. She is survived by two daughters: Shirley Jordan of Clinton, Missouri and Patricia and husband Marvin Schleicher of Kansas City, Kansas; three grandchildren: Lisa Hopson and husband Rob, Becky Fick and husband Jeff and Paul Schleicher. The pride and joy of her life were her five great-grandsons: Kyle Schleicher, Jordan Hopson and wife Melanie, Brandon Hopson, Justin Hopson and Logan Hopson.

“We continually remember before our God and Father your work produced by faith, your labor prompted, and your endurance inspired by hope in our Lord, Jesus Christ.” 1 Thessalonians 1:3