Laura passed peacefully in her sleep at the age of 101 on March 20, 2017. She was the two-time oldest graduate of SHSU at the ages of 85 and 90.
Laura is survived by her daughters, Jean Maddy, Jeannette Walker, and Janelle Sumner; her 7 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 9 great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Eva and Andrew Thresher, her Aunt Lily and Uncle Dudley, her sister Alma, her niece Phyllis, and her grandsons Gary and Greg Maddy.
A memorial service will be held in honor of Mrs. Johnston at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in the chapel of Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home in Huntsville, Texas.
Full obituary may be viewed and memorial condolences made to the family at www.shmfh.com.
Published on  March 23, 2017