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Wanda Johnson

d. December 23, 2022


Wanda Johnson

Wanda Johnson, age 58 of Gatesville, passed away unexpectedly and peacefully on Friday, December 23, 2022.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 31, 2022 at Scott’s Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Mike Johnson officiating.  Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.  For those unable to attend, Miss Johnson’s funeral services will be livestreamed at the link below her obituary at


Wanda Gale Johnson was born on August 28, 1964 in Gatesville.  She was the daughter of the late Mose and Hannah Jean Hainesworth Johnson.  She attended school in Gatesville, graduating from Gatesville High School in 1982.  She attended the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Business.  She received her Master’s Degree in Education in Curriculum and Instruction.  She began and continued her teaching career for Waco I.S.D. in the Career Technical Education (CTE) Program as well as coaching the Scarlet Line drill team, until her passing.  At a young age, she gave her life to Christ and was a member of Harvesting Souls International Church.  She became the first Elder in the Church and was the Director of the Youth and Children’s Department for 25 years. She was a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.


She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Mose Johnson, Eddie Johnson; and a nephew, Kevin Johnson, Sr.


Wanda is survived by her brothers, Mike Johnson and wife, Martha, Phill Johnson; sister, Charlotte Smith; nieces and nephews, Kischiane, Torie, Tasha, Hannah, Chris, Dewayne; and a host of great nieces, nephews, family and friends.


The family requests that memorials be directed to the Children’s Department at Harvesting Souls International Church, P.O. Box 1175, Gatesville, TX 76528.

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Wanda Johnson Program Pg. 1, 2.pdf
Wanda Johnson Program Pg. 3,4.pdf

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