Karen Kennedy Johnson
September 11, 1947 - June 23, 2017
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Karen Kennedy Johnson departed this life in peace on June 23, 2017, with her beloved husband Jimmy and daughters Katie and Jenny by her side. Karen was born on September 11, 1947, in Mount Pleasant, Texas to Dr. John S. and Frances G. Kennedy. She graduated from Mount Pleasant High School and then attended Stephens…

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Mark Allen left a message on June 30, 2017:
Very sad to learn of sweet Karen's passing.
Janet Cox Russell left a message on June 27, 2017:
I am so sorry to learn of Karen's death. She and I were high school classmates, and, oh, what fun we had! She was a beautiful person. My thoughts and prayers are extended to all of her family. I know you will miss her.
Russell and Sally Martin left a message on June 26, 2017:
We send you our deepest condolences for Karen's going home to be with Christ. May your hearts benefit from His peace. She was a joy to know and a beautiful person inside and out. She will be truly missed by all who knew her.
Cindy Hockenjos left a message on June 26, 2017:
First...I cannot believe she was 10 years older than me!! She was such a youthful, joyful, ball of energy and zest! Often when we are in a hurry in a store we side-step others...not so with Karen! I loved seeing her in the grocery store. We both talked so fast we could catch up in just a few bubbly minutes. She would give me an update on Jenny and Katy and I would fill her in on my life! I am praying for the family today as she is celebrated and for the days ahead in the journey to find a family "new normal" She loved you!
Phil Moore left a message on June 26, 2017:
Karen was a great friend, a wonderful person to know, and a great classmate in our growing up years in Mt. Pleasant. Our prayers are with the family at this time of the loss of a loved one. God Bless, Phil Moore class of 1965 MPHS.
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Jan McWhorter left a message on June 25, 2017:
Sending our prayers & love for the family. Karen will always be in our hearts. From the ladies at Mrs. Kennedy's, Jan Mcwhorter, LaJuana Sansom, Shannan Murrell, Gay Horton, & Trena Arnold.
Michael and Catherine Ramsey left a message on June 25, 2017:
Jim, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this time. There is another Angel in Heaven today. Michael and Catherine Ramsey
Barbara (Sumlin) Chappell left a message on June 25, 2017:
I have many wonderful memories of Karen that will always make me smile. Love to all of you.
Bradley and Susan Allen, Cedar Park Texas left a message on June 25, 2017:
I am deeply saddened by the news of Karen’s passing. I will always remember you, Karen.
Mercy Lawler left a message on June 25, 2017:
We all grew up together across the street from each other in Mt. Pleasant. Whenever I hear the word "neighbor" even to this day I always think of the Kennedys first. I was shocked and heartbroken to hear of Karen's passing. One of my favorite memories I have is that because of her (and their broken TV), we all got to see the Beatles perform on the Ed Sullivan show at our home. I will never forget you Karen--you were one of the brightest lights in the neighborhood.
David R Holcomb left a message on June 25, 2017:
Recalling young lives growing up through Mt Pleasant homes/families reassured that every tomorrow would always be better. Keren found that early and showed others that path...always...especially now. My heart thanks and condolences to family and care-givers. Randy Holcomb
Bobby Hardman left a message on June 25, 2017:
I am so sorry to hear about Karen's passing away. We had the same birthday. She is my sisters age and I thought the world of her. Bless this family in this time of sorrow.
Eva Morris left a message on June 25, 2017:
God bless you, Karen; I pray your journey was a peaceful one. May God touch the hearts of Jimmy and the girls with sweet memories.
Troy Alders left a message on June 25, 2017:
Rest in peace sweet Karen in God's embrace. My heart felt condolences to family.
Linda Lou Hendrick Black left a message on June 25, 2017:
So sorry to hear about Karen. So many high school memories!! Thoughts and prayers wit you!!
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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