Brenda Ann Johnson, 74, of McGehee, passed away on April 10, 2016.

She was a longtime dietician in the cafeteria for the McGehee Schools District and the McGehee Desha County Hospital. She enjoyed playing cards and bingo and spending time with family and friends. She loved flowers. Brenda was a member of Tillar Baptist Church.

Brenda was born July 25, 1941 in Parkdale and was the daughter of the late Vernon and Stella Mae Reeves Johnson.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, James “Sport” Johnson and Lee Johnson and her sister, Becky Rhein.

Survivors include her son, Charles “Pete” Johnson and his wife Michelle of McGehee; a brother, Marvin Johnson and his wife Frieda of McGehee; and a sister-in-law, Rosalie Johnson of McGehee.

Visitation is April 12 from 5-7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee.

Funeral services will be held at April 13 at 2 p.m. at Tillar Baptist Church with Revs. Kenny Hogue, Jerry Starnes and Larry Donaldson officiating. Burial will follow at McGehee Cemetery.