Berneice Johnson was born on June 2, 1938 in Edmondson, Arkansas to the union of Haven and Beatrice (Williams) Wheeler.
Berneice departed this life on September 5, 2018.
She was preceded in death by both parents.
Berneice confessed a hope in Christ and was baptized at Canaan Missionary Baptist Church under the Pastorage of Reverend Tony Cobbins. In 2017, due to transportation and other issues, she joined Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church under Pastor L.H. Bell.
Berneice was a graduate of Sumner High School, Class of 1956, Kansas City, Kansas. She worked and retired from General Motors.
Berneice Johnson leaves to cherish her memories, a daughter, LaVern Stanifer; son, James Down, Jr.; one sister, Willie B. Richardson; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.