Barbara A. Johnson, 71, Was Foxboro Resident
Barbara A. Booth Johnson of Foxboro, 71, died on Thursday, Nov. 13, at the home of her daughter, Tammy, in Oak Bluffs. She was the wife of the late Robert M. Johnson Sr.
Born in Mansfield on March 25, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Edna Matthewson Booth.
She was educated in the Mansfield schools. She worked as an attendant for Mansfield Fabric Care in Mansfield for more than 10 years before retiring. She had lived in Foxboro for the past 10 years and was formerly of Norton.
She is survived by four sons, Robert M. Johnson Jr. of Falmouth, Dale J. Johnson of Taunton, Mason E. Johnson of Fall River and Wayne P. Johnson of Norton; two daughters, Linda L. Searle of Edgartown and Tammy J. Smith of Oak Bluffs; a brother, Maurice (Pete) Booth of Attleboro; three sisters, Betty Denham, Eleanor Heap and Lillian Bajnici, all of Attleboro, six grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the companion of Donald Phillips of Foxboro. She was the sister of the late Gertrude Rose and Frances Jenks.
Graveside funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 17, at 1 p.m. at the Timothy Plain Cemetery in Norton. Donations in her memory may be made to Hospice of Martha's Vineyard, Box 2549, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557. Arrangements are by the Norton Memorial Funeral Home in Norton.