Mary Jo Coplen Johnson
May 10, 1940 - February 26, 2021
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Emmanuel Baptist Church Ruston
1200 Farmerville Highway
Ruston, Louisiana 71270
318-255-0446 | Map
Tuesday 3/2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Service
Emmanuel Baptist Church Ruston
1200 Farmerville Highway
Ruston, Louisiana 71270
318-255-0446 | Map
Tuesday 3/2, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cemetery
Simsboro City Cemetery
Simsboro, LA
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Tuesday 3/2, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Funeral Services for Mary Jo Coplen Johnson will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Ruston, LA.  Rev. Paul Watts and Rev. Keith Johnson will be officiating with burial to follow at Simsboro Cemetery.  Visitation will be at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 1:00 PM to service…

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Jane Baker Shell left a message on March 5, 2021:
My condolence to the Johnson Family.
Patrice Hilton left a message on March 4, 2021:
I am so sad to hear about Jo. She was one of the finest people I had the pleasure of working with at Hillcrest and at the school board office. She made everyone feel important and that she would always help with what we needed. Please know that Jo loved her boys and was so proud of you!
Dianne Stuckey left a message on March 1, 2021:
I went to RHS with both Charles and Mary Jo. She was in my class and Charles was 2 years ahead of us. She was a beautiful person, both inside and out !! I also went to church with them at Emmanuel. I always marveled at the devotion they had for one another and the Christian life they led. I also attended Emmanuel when Charles' dad was the pastor. What a respected family they were! My heart goes out to each family member as you adjust to this loss in your life.
Peggy Grau left a message on February 28, 2021:
Jo was one of my favorite people in the whole wide world. Her example taught me so much about how to be a lady, friend, and a woman of virtue. I have so many many memories of time spent together. I will cling to these memories. Praying for all of you...
Paul Spears left a message on February 28, 2021:
So sorry to read of the passing of Mary Jo. I remember her from school days in Bernice. She was always a sweet and caring, and very pretty girl. I know she will be missed very much. R I P Mary Jo
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Deborah S. Blanson left a message on February 27, 2021:
My sincere condolences to the family. Praying God’s blessing for you during this time. Deborah S. Blanson
Becky Gemelli left a message on February 27, 2021:
Praying our Lord will comfort and give you peace and many fond memories following the physical passing of Jo. Never saw such a devoted couple as she and Charles and know there was great rejoicing in heaven upon her arrival! What a wonderful woman she was and a great influence and help to me.
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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