- Born: 26 Jan 1904, Winn Parish, LA
- Died: 15 Mar 1970 at age 66
- Buried: Fellowship Cemetery, Sikes, Winn, LA
Noted events in her life were:
• Obituary. Mrs. Essie Johnston [sic Johnson], 66, formerly of Sikes, now of West Monroe, died Sunday, March 15, at St. Francis Hospital, in Monroe, after a brief illness.
Funeral services were conducted at Friendship [sic Fellowship] Baptist Church, near Sikes, Tuesday, with Rev. Hartsfield and Rev. Clyde Parker officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery under direction of Southern Funeral Home.
Survivors include one son, Roy Lane Johnston [sic Johnson] of West Monroe; one daughter, Mrs. Dellas Wilbanks of West Monroe, two brothers, Alber [sic Albert] and Duncan Crain of Sikes; two sisters, Mrs. Lonnie Womack of Dodson, Mrs. Naomi Adams of West Monroe, and five grandchildren.
Nephews served as pallbearers.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, March 19, 1970