Ella Mae Johnson Moody

Ella Mae Johnson Camper Moody, 94, of Hearne passed away Sunday January 15, 2017. Visitation was from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017 at Glenn Mack Funeral Home in Hearne. A celebration of life honoring Ella Mae was held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 21, 2017 at St. Paul Baptist Church, 200 N. San Jacinto Street in Hearne with Rev. Joe Montgomery, Pastor and Rev. John Ealoms. The eulogy was given by Rev Joseph Garnett from St. Luke’s A.M.E. Church, Houston Texas. Interment will be at Red Hill Cemetery, Hearne, Texas. Ella Mae Johnson Camper Moody was born January 30, 1922 to Leonard Johnson and Isabell Tucker Johnson. She also accepted Christ at an early age. She met and Married Aaron Camper Sr. on October 8, 1939 and to this union six children were born: Aaron Camper Jr. (Georgie) of Hearne, Texas, Josie B. Watson (James-deceased) of Midland, Texas, Doris Wilson (Sylvester) of Midland, Texas, Claudette Smith (Edwin) of Houston, Texas, Robert Camper, deceased, Mary Garnett (Rev. Joseph) of Bay City, Texas. After the death of Aaron Camper Sr. she later married Paul Moody and to this union was born Jimmy Moody (Brenda) of Fairfield, California, Phalisha Tubbs (Patrick) of Hearne, Texas, Angela Brooks of Abilene, Texas and one stepson; Paul Moody Jr. (Bessie) of Dallas, Texas. Ella was preceded in death by her parents; Leonard Johnson and Isabell Tucker Johnson, her second husband; Paul Moody Sr., 4 brothers, 4 sisters, and 1 son. She leaves to cherish her memory; 2 sons, 6 daughters, 1 sister; Isabell Miller, 27 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren, 9 great-great grandchildren, and a host od nieces and nephews. Ella Mae was a member of St. Luke Baptist Church where she sang in the choir. She was a homemaker who loved singing, gardening, fishing, cooking, sewing, and creating beautiful quilts. Active Pallbearers were: Aaron Camper III, Edwin Smith Jr., Michael Wallace, Bruce Wilson, Robert Camper Jr., and Jayson Brooks. Arrangements and care entrusted to Glenn Mack Funeral Home

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