Nell Johnson, 75, of Mauriceville died Sunday, Dec. 30, at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Farmers Cemetery in Silsbee. A visitation will be held at 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Memorial Funeral Home.
Born on Jan. 25, 1937, and a native of Ellinger, TX, she was a longtime resident of Mauriceville, and was a retired booth manager with Weingartens after more than 33 years of service. Nell was a longtime member of West Orange Christian Church.
Nell was preceded in death by her parents Adlaie and Edna Treybig; brothers infants Clifton and Wilbert Treybig, Clarence Treybig, Clemons Treybig, Calvin Treybig Sr., Cleward Treybig, and Carrol Lee Treybig; and sisters Anna Mae Crider, Sybil Koether, Dorothy Vasut, and Eunice Wienken.
Nell is survived by her husband Orland “Johnny” Johnson of Mauriceville; step-son Douglas Johnson of Winnie; daughter Janice Waddell and husband Troy of Mauriceville; sister Sylvia Franke of Houston; one grandson Shane Waddell, and her heart felt grandson Ryan Waddell; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: New Iberian Mission Association, Herb Pinney P.O. Box 15133, Los Cruces, NM. 88004.