Brenda Kay Johnson
Brenda Kay Johnson went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 24, 2020. Brenda passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family and friends. She was born in Decatur Texas December 10, 1952 to the late Roy "Shorty" Bishop and Emma Bishop. She graduated from Paoli High School in 1971 and lived a majority of her life in Pauls Valley Oklahoma in which she was well known and involved in the community. Brenda worked for the First National Bank and First United Bank in Pauls Valley for 35 years before taking a job with the Stephens County Courthouse in Duncan Oklahoma which she retired in 2019. The past 10 years she called Velma Oklahoma home in which she became well known in the Velma and Duncan communities. She was very dedicated and involved with her church. She enjoyed dancing, riding her horse, gardening, and spending time with her family and a special group of friends.

Brenda married the late Stanley Johnson on November 17, 1970 in which they raised two sons, Shannon and Bradley Johnson. Her and Stanley were married for 29 years until his death in 2000. A few years later Brenda met Terry Jack Johnson of Velma Oklahoma. Her and Terry Jack were married June 27, 2009. They were married for the past 10 years until her death.

She is preceded in death by her husband Stanley Johnson; her parents Roy Bishop and Emma Moore; mother-in-law and father-in-law Lonnie "Bud" Johnson and Iva Johnson; brother Roy "Buddy" Bishop, sister Debbie Martin; brothers-in-law Leon Johnson, Bill Johnson, and Lank Johnson; sisters-in-law Lola Clarkston, Imogene Stevens, Minnie Lee Brown, and Betty Ray; nephews John Phillips and Brandon Pettigrew.

She is survived by her husband Terry Johnson of Velma; her son Shannon Johnson and his wife Jamie of Bentonville Arkansas, son Bradley Johnson and his wife Victoria of Norman, Stepson Cody Johnson and his wife Erin of Velma; grandchildren Dillon Johnson, Aspen Johnson, Haley Johnson, Dawson Johnson, Corbin Johnson; two great grandchildren Tylen and Jayden Johnson; brother Troy Bishop and his wife Gina of Wynnewood, sister Janet Johnson and her husband Crist of Sobol, sister Linda Heard and husband Jerry of Prague; brothers-in-law Frank Johnson and his wife Margaret of Pauls Valley, Randy Ray of Houston, Texas, Buster Brown of Maysville; sisters-in-law Marita Johnson of Pauls Valley, Clara Johnson of Pauls Valley, and Sonja Johnson of Moore; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Brenda has requested to be cremated. A memorial service is set for Friday January 31 at the Chisolm Trail Cowboy Church in Duncan, Oklahoma for 1:00pm.
Published on January 28, 2020


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Laquita Sutton
Jan 29, 2020
I had the privilege and pleasure of knowing Brenda my entire life and also working with her for many years. She was a ray of sunshine to everyone that knew her. I have many happy memories and am blessed to call her friend. Heaven gained an angel. Love You
Sandra Gall
Jan 29, 2020
Mother-in-law to BradJohnson, mother of Victoria Johnson; you were very much loved by both. You will be missed, always. Rest In Peace Brenda.