Provided by Dan Graves, Historian, Mt Hope Library
Transcribed from the Mount Hope Clarion, 1 June 1961 (no copyright)
Submitted to Sedgwick County KSGenWeb by Jan LaMotte, 9 November 2000

Dr. Charles N. Johnson Passes


Funeral services for Dr. Charles N. Johnson, 75, a Wichita physician since 1917, were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in Byrd Snodgrass Funeral Home. Dr. Johnson died Monday of a heart attack.

The Rev. Dr. D. K. McColl, pastor of Hillside Christian Church, and Joe C. Black, minister at South Emporia Church of Christ, officiated. Burial was in White Chapel Memorial Gardens.

Casket bearers were Franklin Johnson, Richard Johnson, Harry Strattan, Wendell Dunsworth, James Strattan and Ancel Lewis.

Honorary bearers included Drs. R. M. Gouldner, Henry Tihen, Ernest M. Seydell, E. D. Carter, C. T. Hagan, W. P. Callahan Sr. and Thor Jager.

Dr. Johnson is survived by his wife, Mabel; a daughter, Mrs. Allison Strattan of Wichita; three sons, Charles N. Jr. of Arlington, VA, James of Dallas, Texas, and Dale of Wichita, and 12 grandchildren.

Dr. Johnson will be remembered by the older residents of this community as he was born near Andale, and practiced medicine in this community for five years, prior to moving to Wichita.


[Dr. Charles N. Johnson was the son of Henry Johnson and Kate Watson. He married Mabel A. Allison. They had four children: Allison, Charles Jr, James and Dale.]