Linda Kay Johnson
ODESSA — Linda Kay Johnson, 53, of Odessa, died Sunday, September 26,
2004, at Medical Center Hospital. She was born March 10, 1951, in Fort
Stockton to Fred and Inez Nevans Lane.
A family visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday,
September 29, 2004, at Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, September 30, 2004, in
the chapel of Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors with the Rev. Terry
Wright officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Johnson was an insurance agent and service representative. She
attended Odessa High School. She served seven years in the United States
Army, including two tours in Germany, and she was a Baptist and was
baptized in 1965. She was raised in Ft. Stockton and Odessa. In previous
years, she owned two businesses in Fort Stockton. She was a Girl Scout
and Girl Scout Leader for several years. She was an adventuress and a
cowgirl who enjoyed horseback riding, canoeing, camping, and
motorcycling. She also enjoyed her extensive Southwest art and Betty
Boop collections. However, the loves of her life were her two sons and
She was preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Tina Rains, and her
She is survived by her sons, Ron Rains Jr. of Odessa and Tre’ Parker
and his wife, Miriam Brickey, of Las Vegas, Nev.; brother, Freddie Lane
and his wife, Jeannie, of Odessa; sisters, Dorothy Smith and husband,
Albert, of Odessa and Jennie Sue Jones and husband, Joe, of Tucson,
Ariz.; grandchildren, Larry Rains and Summer Rains of Odessa; and
numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services entrusted to Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors.