Katherine Faye Johnson

katherine johnson

January 25, 1946 ~ February 17, 2021

Born in: Kermit, TX
Resided in: Bryan, TX

Katherine Faye Johnson, 75, of Bryan Texas, passed away February 17, 2021, with her family by her side. She was born to the late Katherine and Buford Head, January 25, 1946.

Faye had a deep love for her family, God and His Word. She sacrificed personal comforts, just to be sure that her children had what they needed. She was also known as a great prayer warrior and a woman of great faith and Godly convictions. She raised her children in the ways of the Lord, as well as being an excellent example of faith to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Her prayers have no doubt affected the destiny of an untold number of people. She loved to worship, praise, dance and pray. Her greatest joy was to search out the scriptures concerning the deep mysteries of the Word of God. Her legacy of intercession lives on in each of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. All who knew her considered her to be a giant in faith.

She married Julius Johnson in 1962 in Kermit Texas. Together they lived in Kermit Texas, Elk City Oklahoma, Fort Stockton Tx, Odessa Tx, Midland Tx, and even spent time in Australia. They eventually relocated and settled in Bryan Tx.

Faye is survived by her husband Julius Johnson, six children , fifteen grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren as well as her siblings. Her children: Julie Quay, of Powder Springs Georgia; Robby Johnson and his wife Kim, of Katy Tx; Michelle Bayes and her husband Jimmy of Bryan Tx, Ann Nehring and her husband Chad of Center Tx, Jonathan Johnson and his wife Stephanie of Kennedale Tx, and Jedidiah Johnson of Bryan TX. Her grandchildren: Brian Johnson and his wife Jessica of New York, ​Hannah Nicole of Katy, Candra Georgi and her husband Charles of Powder, Stephanie Burke and her husband Tim of Spring , Nathan Quay and his wife Lindsey of Madison, Noah Quay of Powder, Amy Gillum of Florida, Nathan Gillum of Bryan, Meagan Burns and her husband Josh of Center, Malory Nehring of Center, Katie Nehring of Center, Hope Nehring of Center, Sierra Winslager and her husband John of Bryan Tx, Samuel Johnson of Kennedale, and Lucas Johnson of Kennedale.​ ​ Her great grandchildren: Nation Georgi, Solomon Georgi, Moses Georgi, Heaven Georgi, Zion Georgi, Hosanna Georgi of Powder Springs Georgia, and Ellie Ann Burns of Center TX. Her siblings: Lowell Head of Kyle, Bobby Head of Harlingen, Arlene Parker of Houston, and Craig Head of Lockhart. Faye was preceded in death by her daughter Roberta Annette in 1964.

Jerry Bickle, Margret Hamilton,​ Annette Head,​ and Michael Head, siblings of Fayes, also preceded her in death.

A private celebration service will be arranged at a later date.

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  1. I have many fond memories of Aunt Faye and her sisters laughing in the kitchen when we gathered, sparkling blue eyes lighting up the room! Fun times hanging with cousins, churning homemade ice cream and other old-fashioned things like that. Sending my thoughts and prayers of comfort to the entire family.

  2. Faye was My Favorite FAITHFUL friend until we “hug” again! I loved her voice ALWAYS did something for me. I was Privledged to know Faye and be Blessed by her Presence at Ladies home group & Church , she was also my mentor. She tell me like it IS! Powerful loving Forgiving Generous woman of JESUS CHRIST . I always wanted to serve Faye and I’m honored to have the chance to be a helper for her some in her home. She’s funny & serious , we had fun watching shows together , not sure for her , bc I’m the one who always needs to be told what’s going on haha .
    I WILL MISS YOU FAYE I LOVE YOU SO MUCH – I told her that when I visited her 5 days before she left us & Faye said , “I know you do Shirley”, Thank you Faye , Thank You JESUS for Blessing me with those words . LOVE HURTS but worth it – Wow just wow – I know she’s JOYFUL in the Presence of Her Bridegroom King JESUS CHRIST , HE IS Faye’s First LOVE – she remained FAITHFUL to JESUS , Thank you Faye I learned alot. You’re forever SPECIAL to me Some I could TRUST with ANYTHING.

    I am truly heart Broken for y’all . Love hugs & prayers to you ALL Family of Faye , I’ve never ceased to pray for y’all & probably always will, Thank you for sharing your Most Precious Person with me “Faye”
    Blessings in JESUS
    Hope & Peace to all May every need be met individually as you journey this Earth with out Faye here and as a Family . You all are a blessing to me and so thankful for your CLOSENESS as a family – Awesome – Truly blessed to have been apart – Thank you – I’m here if you need me –

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