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Mary W. Johnson

Mary W. Yeager Johnson, 92, New Albany, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
A native of Harrison County, she was a former employee of the old I.C.I. America powder plant and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William G. Johnson; two sons, Douglas and Stephen Johnson; three sisters, Beulah Kleinhaws, Edith Hauswald and Lois Preising; and two brothers, Russell and Melvin Yeager.
Survivors include three children, Thomas G. Johnson of Palmyra, Shirley A. Whelan of Mount Washington, Ky., and Mary L. Atkins of Floyds Knobs; a sister, Ruth Gatewood of Louisville; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Sept. 7, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Kraft Funeral Service in New Albany.
Funeral: Thursday, Sept. 8, at noon at the funeral home with burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.