Metta Lois Johnson, 94, of La Grande, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at a local care facility. At her request, there will not be a service.
Metta was born on February 25, 1925 in Springdale, Arkansas to Billy and Maude (Sizemore) King. She was one of three siblings.
Metta moved to Union with her family in 1949. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. Loved spending time with family and loved her grandchildren. Miss Metta will be dearly missed.
Metta is survived by her children and their spouses, Gary and Lou Johnson of Union, Glenda and Ron McDonald of La Grande and Nila Sanchez and Murrah Howard of Union; 5 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Billy and Maude, son, Roger Johnson in 2008 and husband, Burnies Johnson in 2016.
The family would like to extend our gratitude to all the staff at Wildflower Lodge and Heart-n-Home Hospice for their attentiveness and loving care.