Opal Johnson, 82, died Tuesday, March 27, at Harrodsburg Health Care Center, Harrodsburg, Ky.
Opal was born March 15, 1930, and was the daughter of the late John Frank Ford and Audrey M. Cowherd Ford. Opal was the widow of the late James E. Johnson Sr.
Survivors include 14 children, Gloria Frye, Bonita Ramzy, Vivian (Joe) Troxler, Audrey Johnson, James (Kay) Johnson, Lonnie (Sandra) Johnson, Tyrone Johnson, Michael Johnson, Dwight (Roraima) Johnson, Ernie Johnson, Timothy (Rose) Johnson, Rodney (Debbie) Johnson, Daryl Johnson and Corey (Tia) Johnson; a brother, Cecil Ford Sr.; 41 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. Sunday, April 1, at First Baptist Church, Second and Walnut streets.
A homegoing service will be 11:30 a.m. Monday at the church with the Rev. Darrick Briscoe officiating. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.