My BFF -Etta Louise (Johnson) Wilson

Corpus Christi Beach, Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, where me and Etta spent many summers with her Uncle Albert Junkert

Etta Louise Johnson and Albert Junkert, Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, June 1969

Sally Ann Frederick & Albert Junkert, June 1969, Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas

Etta Louise Johnson Wilson with her grandbaby, Oct. 2014, Baytown, Harris, Texas

Birth: Oct. 8, 1956

Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 2017
Baytown
Harris County
Texas, USA 

Daughter of Edward Leroy Johnson, Sr. and Dorothy Jean (Williams) Marshal Johnson.

Wife of Robert Eugene Wilson, who died before her of Cancer in 2013.
Children: Tamara Michelle, Tracy Lynn, and Sara Ann Wilson.

Etta and I were best friends = BFF. We grew up across the street from each other on Cheston Drive, Jacinto City, Harris, Texas from 1956-1969.

Etta’s father, Edward Leroy Johnson Sr., died when Etta was seven weeks of age in 1956, so I never knew him.

“Born on October 8, 1956 in Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, Etta Wilson passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017, surrounded by her loved ones.
She was a 1975 graduate of Galena Park High School. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially spoiling all of her grand babies. She was known by the family for her extraordinary cooking. She was an extremely creative and crafty woman. She was always known for her caring heart and angelic smile.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Dorothy Johnson; husband, Robert Wilson and sister, Linda Ward.
She is survived by her daughters: Tamara Wilson, Tracy Wilson and Sara Wilson; granddaughters, Winnie, Peyton, Chloe, Emily, Ariel and Anabelle Wilson; brothers, Eddie Johnson; wife Randa, and Garry Johnson.”
A visitation was held on Thursday, January 5, 2017 from 10-11a.m. at Navarre Funeral Home in Baytown, TX with a funeral service that followed at 11 a.m. with burial to follow at San Jacinto Memorial Park, Houston, Harris, Texas.
To view the online obituary or to post a tribute for the family, go to www.navarrefuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2444 Rollingbrook Drive, Baytown, TX 77521, (281)422-8111.

Name: Etta Louise Johnson
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 08 Oct 1956
Event Place: Nueces, Texas
Gender: Female
Father’s Name: Edward Leroy Johnson
Mother’s Name: Dorothy Jean Williams
Certificate Number:
Citing this Record
“Texas, Birth Index, 1903-1997,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VDHZ-CF5 : accessed 18 Mar 2013), Dorothy Jean Williams in entry for Etta Louise Johnson, 1956.

Name Robert E Wilson
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 03 Nov 1978
Event Place Harris, Texas, United States
Age 25
Birth Year (Estimated) 1953
Spouse’s Name Etta L Johnson
Spouse’s Age 22
Spouse’s Birth Year (Estimated) 1956
Certificate Number 163320
Affiliate County Code 101
Citing this Record
“Texas Marriages, 1966-2010,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VYQX-KR1 : 6 December 2014), Robert E Wilson and Etta L Johnson, 03 Nov 1978; citing Harris, Texas, United States, certificate number 163320, Vital Statistics Unit, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin.

Name Etta (Johnson) Wilson
Also Known As Eita L Wilson
2nd Also Known As Name Etta L Wilson
Residence Date 01 Jan 2004
Residence Place Baytown, Texas, United States
Birth Date 08 Oct 1956
Phone Number (281) 421-2007
Phone Number Recorded Date 19 Jun 2008
Address 125 Tanglewood St
Address Continued Baytown, Texas 77520
Address Date 01 Jan 2004
2nd Address 118 White Cedar St
2nd Address Continued Houston, Texas 77015
2nd Address Date 01 Nov 1998-01 Jan 2002
3rd Address 1210 11th St
3rd Address Continued Galena Park, Texas 77547
3rd Address Date 01 Sep 1988-19 Jul 2001
Possible Relatives Billie Edlene Wilson, Eita L Wilson, Karen Wilson, Millie Wilson, R E Wilson, Robert Earl Wilson, Robert Eugene Wilson, Sara Wilson, Tamara Michelle Wilson, Tamera M Wilson, Tracy Wilson
Record Number 65761819
Citing this Record
“United States Public Records, 1970-2009,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KPN1-5D8 : 22 May 2014), Etta Johnson Wilson, Residence, Baytown, Texas, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.

Family links: 
Parents:
Edward Leroy Johnson, Sr. (1918 – 1956)
Dorothy Jean Williams Johnson (1925 – 2001)

Spouse:
Robert Eugene Wilson (1953 – 2013)

Sibling:
Lewis Gene Marshall (1942 – 2006)**
Linda Gayle Johnson (Ward) Valt* (1951-___)

*Sibling

**Half-sibling

Burial: 
San Jacinto Memorial Park
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA 

Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Jan 05, 2017
Find A Grave Memorial# 174901261

My family, the Jean & Leroy Frederick family lived across the street at 1709 Cheston Drive, Jacinto City, Harris, Texas. We lived there up until I was 15, in 1968, and my parents divorced. They both remarried, and mother moved to Wood Shadows in Houston, Texas while Daddy married and moved us to Dayton, Texas.

Brother, Garry Ellis Johnson and Etta Louise Johnson Wilson, Aug. 14, 2015, Baytown, Harris, Texas.

Etta Louise Johnson Wilson and her brother Garry Ellis Johnson, 3 March 2015, Baytown, Harris, Texas.

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