Myrtle (Landers-Bassett) Johnson, age 84, passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019. She was born on April 30, 1935, in Atlanta, to Robert Landers and Lois (Hand) Landers. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and attended Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church in Lone Oak.
She was preceded in death by son, Johnny Bassett Jr., daughter, Shawnee Parrott and granddaughter, Christina Bassett. She is survived by her long-time companion, Jesse Kennedy; daughter, Cindy Baker of Senoia; sons, Larry Bassett (Debbie) of Senoia and James Johnson (Christy) of Newnan; sister, Judy Hall of Alabama; brothers, Kenny Landers of Newnan and Marvin Landers of Albertville, AL; grandchildren, Stacey Weaver, Sonny Floyd, Felisha Bassett, Christopher Bassett, Trey Baker, and Garrett Baker; and four great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, in the chapel of Holly Hill Funeral Home. Pastor Michael McFarlin will officiate. Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, from 6:00-9:00 PM at Holly Hill Funeral Home.
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