Evelyn Maxine Johnson, 88, of Duncanville, formerly of Big Spring died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, in a Duncanville nursing home. Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Joey Bacon officiating.
She was born Dec. 22, 1923, in Richland, Navarro County, Texas and married Thomas Duke (TD) Johnson Jr. in 1940 in Big Spring. They were married for 59 years until his death in 2000.
The daughter of Richard Allen and Mattie Clyde Fullen, she grew up in Forsan and Big Spring.
They lived in Big Spring from 1942 to 1945 while TD served in the United States Army Air Corps stationed at Webb Air Force Base. They also lived in Lamesa and Midland before settling in Kermit in 1953. In 1969, TD and Evelyn moved to Kingsland to live out their retirement years.
Survivors include one son, Tommy Johnson of Grand Prairie; one daughter, Sue Johnson of Houston; one sister, Louise Fullen Smith of Big Spring; two brothers, Jerry Fullen of Kermit and Terry Fullen of Midland; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren, all of Grand Prairie.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com