Melody R. Johnson, 48, of Towanda, died Sept. 11, 2012. Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1750 N. Tyler, Wichita. Visitation with the family present will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado. Interment will follow the funeral in Towanda Cemetery.
Melody was born on June 22, 1964 in Texarkana, Texas, the daughter of Jerry and Ruth E. (Gruber) Green. She graduated from Bethel Life School in Wichita and had worked as a cashier for Walmart. She had many interest in life but the most important were her home and her family.
On Jan. 6, 1984, she and James Johnson were married in Wichita.
Those who survive including her husband Jim of the home are: sons, James and Katey Johnson of Rose Hill and William Johnson of Wichita; her father, Jerry Green of Yates Center; her mother, Ruth Holmes of Wichita; two sisters and their spouses, Patricia and Jeff Minson of Derby and Michelle and Todd Hanna of Clearwater; and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents.
Carlson Funeral Home, El Dorado, are assisting the family with the services. Condolences to the family can be sent to www.carlsoncolonial.com.