OBITUARY

Sharon Grace Blake Johnson

February 21, 1948March 26, 2019

Sharon Grace Blake Johnson, 71, 0f White Oak, passed away March 26, 2019 at her residence in White Oak. Sharon was born February 21, 1948 in Gladewater to Pete and Ruth Molloy. She was later adopted by Dal and Grace Blake. Sharon graduated from White Oak High School. She loved going to flea markets, Canton Trade Days, and playing bingo. She is survived by her husband, Curtis Johnson, Sr. of White Oak; son, Curtis Johnson, Jr. of Temple, TX; daughters, Deneese Smallwood of Big Sandy and Leona Smallwood Willis of Longview; sister, Dale Blake of Longview; brothers, Arlene Dee Wilkinson of Van, TX, Johnny Molloy of Pace, FL, and Terry Griffith of Tyler; stepdaughters, Julia Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA, Audrey James and Daniela Faria of North Carolina; as well as a number of grandchildren. She is preceded in death by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Keel, father, Pete Molloy; mother, Ruth Abernathy; adopted parents, Dal and Grace Blake; brother, Roger Lynn Molloy; and son, Dennis Smallwood. A time of visitation with Sharon’s family will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2019 at the Lakeview Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel with a service to celebrate her life beginning at 10. Entombment will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, 5000 West Harrison Road, Longview, TX 75604.

  • FAMILY

  • She is survived by her husband, Curtis Johnson, Sr. of White Oak; son, Curtis Johnson, Jr. of Temple, TX; daughters, Deneese Smallwood of Big Sandy and Leona Smallwood Willis of Longview; sister, Dale Blake of Longview; brothers, Arlene Dee Wilkinson of Van, TX, Johnny Molloy of Pace, FL, and Terry Griffith of Tyler; stepdaughters, Julia Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA, Audrey James and Daniela Faria of North Carolina; as well as a number of grandchildren. She is preceded in death by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Keel, father, Pete Molloy; mother, Ruth Abernathy; adopted parents, Dal and Grace Blake; brother, Roger Lynn Molloy; and son, Dennis Smallwood.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Johnny L Molloy
  • Jody Wilkinson

Services

  • A Time of Visiation with Her Family Monday, April 1, 2019
  • A Celebration of Her Life Monday, April 1, 2019

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