Twila Norine Johnson

October 29, 1924 ~ June 18, 2018 (age 93)


God has taken her by the hand and called her home. Twila Norine (Smith) Johnson, age 93, of Battle Creek, MI.

She was born October 29, 1924 in Battle Creek to Clarence and Myrtle (Nutter) Smith. Twila graduated from Lakeview High School in 1943. She married Raymond Johnson on August 6, 1943 in Marshall. They had 2 children and shared 67 loving years together until Raymond's passing in 2010.

Twila worked at Kellogg Company for 30 years and retired in 1981. She was a member of the 25 Year Club. She enjoyed living at Gun Lake for 25 years before moving back to Battle Creek for Health Reasons. Twila loved the water and was an avid reader.

Twila is survived by her daughter, Linda (Rod) Nelson of Battle Creek; 5 grandchildren; 6 nieces and nephews; and daughter-in-law, Fran Johnson. She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Dennis Johnson in 2010; brother, Willis Smith; brother, Eugene Smith; and sister, Delores Eakins.

Twila will be laid to rest in Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens at a later date.

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