Mr. Johnson died early Monday morning from exposure. He was a long time supervisor with Altus Cotton Oil Mill, had worked until approximately 10:00 P.M. Sunday night, had gone home and was in route back to the mill, leaving his rural residence at approximately 6:00 A.M.. At around 8:30 A.M., his stalled pickup and the body of Mr. Johnson was found by a passing motorist.
Survivors include: his wife, Jewell, of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Lillian Burgett of Blair; his mother, Mrs. Lela Johnson of Altus; one sister, Mrs. Doc Duke of Altus; three grandchildren.
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