Faye Bailey Johnson

October 19, 1935March 14, 2019

Faye Johnson of Nacogdoches entered into eternal rest Thursday, March 14, 2019, at her home at the age of 83. She was born October 19, 1935, in Baytown, Texas to parents John Henry Bailey and Bernice Raspberry Bailey.

A visitation will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Cason Monk-Metcalf Sunset Chapel. A graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park officiated by Faye’s nephew, Pastor Andy Cherry.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jared Johnson, Ryan Musser, Scott Musser, Randy Johnson, Jim Musser, and Lyn Davis.

Faye will be remembered as a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and friend and will truly be missed by her loving family and friends.

Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Lela Davis; and husband of 54 years, Haden Johnson.

She is survived by her son, Randy Johnson and wife Brenda of Nacogdoches; daughter, Melissa Musser and husband Jim of College Station; grandchildren, Jared Johnson and wife Carrie Jo of Nacogdoches, Ashley Tarrant and husband John of Weatherford, Texas, Ryan Musser of Houston, Scott Musser of New York City, nephew, Lyn Davis of Nacogdoches; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to offer their sincere gratitude to Leah Brasher, Hospice of East Texas, and special caregivers Rhonda and Shawn Henry for the excellent care given to Faye.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701 or to The Friendship Bible Study Class at Calvary Baptist Church, 3732 NE Stallings Dr., Nacogdoches, Texas 75965.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, Nacogdoches.


  • Randy Johnson and wife Brenda, Son
  • Melissa Musser and husband Jim, Daughter
  • Jared Johnson and wife Carrie Jo, Grandson
  • Ashley Tarrant and husband John, Granddaughter
  • Ryan Musser, Grandson
  • Scott Musser, Grandson
  • Lyn Davis, Nephew
  • 0 4, Great-Grandchildren
  • Haden Johnson, Husband
  • Lela Davis, Sister
  • Bernice Raspberry Bailey, Mother
  • John Henry Bailey, Father

  • Jared Johnson, Active Pallbearer
  • Ryan Musser, Active Pallbearer
  • Scott Musser, Active Pallbearer
  • Randy Johnson, Active Pallbearer
  • Jim Musser, Active Pallbearer
  • Lyn Davis , Active Pallbearer

  • Hospice of East Texas
  • The Friendship Bible Study Class at Calvary Baptist Church


  • Visitation Sunday, March 17, 2019
  • Graveside Service Sunday, March 17, 2019

Faye Bailey Johnson

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Carol Ann Bass Clifton

March 18, 2019

Melissa & Family,

Our prayers and hearts are with you and your Family.
" The High School Class of 1976 "

Carol Ann

Patty Neill

March 17, 2019

Dear Family,
I am truly sorry for your loss. We with to school together and she was always so sweet and had a beautiful smile. Prayers for all the family.
Patty Baker Neill
CHS Class of 53