Obituary published Oct. 17, 2012 in The Mexico Ledger

Betty Ann Johns, 78 of Thompson, died Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 at 5:00 a.m.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 2:00 p.m. at Arnold Funeral Home with Rev. Chris Atkinson officiating. Burial will follow at Salt River Church Cemetery in Thompson. Visitation is Thursday evening from 5-7 at the funeral home.
Betty was born on Sept. 17, 1934 in Laddonia, the daughter of Ed and Dorthea (Doebelin) Seiger. She married Frank Johns, Sr. on Jan. 19, 1957 in Mexico.
In addition to her husband Frank, she is survived by her nine children; Debbie Hooten and Marion of Mexico, Frank Thomas Johns, Jr. and Ruth Marie of Mexico, Carla Barker of Thompson, Rhonda Claywell of Mexico, Jeanie Jesse and Larry of Mexico, Kimmy Beal of Mexico, James Johns and Tammy of Mexico, Keila Burts and David of Mexico, and Fran Davis and Butch of Mexico. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren and a brother George Seiger of Perry.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter Ashleigh Beal and infant twin brothers.