​Elisabeth Rosa Kail Johnston "Elsie"



Elisabeth "Elsie" Johnston, 97 of Fayetteville, left this earth 18 Oct 2017 to be reunited with Roy and all her friends and family that preceded her. She is at peace, she is residing in the arms of Jesus. She is with Roy again.

Elsie was born on Feb. 25 1920 in Wiedelitz, Czecholsovakia to Anna Kail, she lived there as a young girl. In the early part of WWII She was taken by the German Nazi Regime and forced to work in the German War Factories for six years. After Germany was liberated by the allied forces she met an American Soldier. Leroy Johnston of Canadian, Texas married Elsie on 21 April 1956.

Elsie was preceded in death after 38 years of marriage by Leroy Johnston. They had no children. Her fiends were her family. She is survived by a niece Erika, and a great grand niece Yvette of Germany.

Elisabeth Rosa Kail Johnston, 97 of Fayetteville, Passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

A public visitation will be held on Monday, October 23, 2017 from 11am to 1pm in Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home with the funeral service starting at 1pm in the funeral home chapel. A private burial will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park on Ramsey Street.