Lorene “Tina” Johnson, 76 of Sherwood AR, passed June 26, 2021. She was born April 11, 1945 in Scott, AR daughter of George Johnson and Pernella Guess. She is survived by children Theodis Givens, Karen Cooney (Clem), Jeannie Hill (Herman), and Shirley Morgan (Darris), three sisters Ora Whitehead, Ruthie Harris, Corene Givens (paternal twin sister), sixteen grandchildren, thirty-one great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, and four sisters.
In her early years, she enjoyed cooking soul food for family and friends. She made an array of dishes for every occasion. She would cook rabbit with gravy, chitterlings, mustard greens and cornbread just to name a few. The main attraction was “Aunt Tiny’s” famous sweet potato pies.
Lorene was a proud mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother. She was a sister, friend, and aunt to many. She shared a unique bond with each individual in her life.
She had a servant’s heart. She would do all she could to help others. Her spirit will live on in those she touched during her lifetime.
She was a woman of faith. She gave her life to Christ at an early age. She served as an usher and mother of Love Temple Church of God in Christ and Transparent Ministry respectively.
Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400
“When you hear of my home-going, don’t worry about me. I’m just another soldier that made my way home.”