Funeral services for Wesley Johnson will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 10, 2014, at the United Methodist Church in Carmen with Rev. John Bizzell officiating. Interment will be at Carmen City Cemetery under the direction of Wentworth Mortuary, LLC.
Wesley Allen Johnson, son of the late Lloyd Allen and Helen Ruth (Jeffries) Johnson, was born March 15, 1937, in Major County, Oklahoma, and passed away January 6, 2014, at Enid, Oklahoma, at the age of 76 years, 8 months, and 21 days.
Wesley attended school and graduated from Dacoma High School. He was united in marriage to Nelletta Stewart on October 8, 1961, at the Green Valley Free Methodist Church of rural Carmen. To this union two daughters were born: Jill and Jeanie. They made their home in Kansas for three years before returning to the Carmen area, making this their home for the past 45 years. He was a farmer and rancher. He enjoyed fishing, his grandchildren and taking care of his cattle.
Wesley was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Nelletta of Carmen; two daughters, Jill Wheatley and her husband, Tim, of Perkins, and Jeanie Simpson and her husband, Chris, of Shawnee; five granddaughters, Lynlee, MaKinley, and Dailee Wheatley of Perkins, and Gracyn and Evy Simpson of Shawnee; other relatives and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the United Methodist Church Building Fund.