Dorothy G. Johnson Drook, 89

Dorothy G. Johnson Drook, 89½ of Arcadia, Fla., died at 11:54 p.m. on Oct. 23, 2015 at her summer home in Wabash.

She was the widow of Murry K. Drook. Born April 20, 1926 in Greeneville, Tennessee to Boy J. and Polly Fox Johnson.

She is survived by a daughter, Georgia Proffitt Engelman, a son, Charles Dennis Proffitt both of Wabash; a son Aaron Boyd Proffitt of Arcadia, Fla., and a daughter, Dorothea K. Drook Malone of Washington D.C.; sister, Edith Johnson (Herman Kemper) Wallace of Tampa, Fla., and sister, Barbara Johnson (Roger) Krace of Greeneville, Tenn.; also four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents and also by; two sisters, Eula Johnson (Hugh) McKay and Lucille Johnson (Horace) Wilhoit, a brother, Maynard (Marcine) Johnson all of Greeneville, Tenn.

Burial was at Mississinewa Memorial Cemetery in Wabash County, in October of 2015. Arrangements were entrusted to McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash.

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Posted on 2015 Oct 27