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Ora Lee Henderson Johnston, 84 of Owensboro, Ky

OWENSBORO, Ky. - Ora Lee Henderson Johnston, 84 of Owensboro, Ky passed away on October 28, 2013 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Daviess County on March 22, 1929 to the late Elijah and Mary Elizabeth Embry Henderson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Faith. She enjoyed watching softball, baseball, and sitting on the porch in her rocker with family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lynn Roger Johnston.

Surviving are her children, Lynn (Cindy) Johnston, Alan Johnston, Randy (Carla) Johnston, Carolyn (Ellis) Poole all of Owensboro, Terry (Amy) Johnston of McLean County and Sherri Johnston of Owensboro. Also surviving are eighteen grandchildren; thirty-four great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 1:00pm. Friday at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home.

Visitation at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home 3:00 to 8:00pm. Thursday and from 9:00 to 1:00pm. Friday at the funeral home. Pastor Tim Russ will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sorgho, Ky.

The family requests expression of sympathy take the form of donations to Ora Lee Henderson Johnston Memorial Fund, c/o Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home, 519 Locust Street, Owensboro, Ky. 42301.

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