Helen Ruth Schmid Johnson, age 98 of Heber Springs, AR died January 21, 2018 surrounded by her family at Hospice Care Center in Little Rock. She was born November 11, 1919 to the late Fred Schmid and Carrie B. Spotts Schmid. Helen was a member of Greers Ferry Baptist Church, was a devout Christian and dedicated her life to her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Johnson, son Lonnie ''Sonny'' Johnson, great-grandson Drake Walker and a daughter-n-law, Marcia Johnson
She is survived by her four children, Larry Johnson, Paul Johnson (Linda), Tommy Johnson (Gail), Sue Johnson Harrison (Dean); daughter-in-law Lenora Johnson Britton; 19 Grandchildren; 47 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 10:00 am Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Greers Ferry Baptist Church in Greers Ferry, AR with Brother Gene Craig officiating. Graveside services will be 3:30 pm at Shiloh Cemetery in Holly Grove, Arkansas with Brother Scottie Johnson, Brother LaRon Johnson and Brother Larry ''Shag'' Johnson all officiating.
Pallbearers will be Dean Harrison, Chris Johnson, Kevin Johnson, Chad Johnson and Laron Johnson.