Wanda was born June 13, 1944 in Caddo County, Oklahoma, she passed from this life on February 8, 2018 in Lovington, NM. Wanda, was the happiest when she had her family around. She loved going on Facebook and seeing what everyone was up to and collecting the pictures that were posted. She loved getting pictures of all the family. She would drop everything at a moments notice if anyone needed her help and be happy to do it. She always put others needs and wants before her own. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother she will be missed.
She was preceeded in death by her husband, Curtis Johnson; her mom, Viola Shepperd Faulkinberry;
her dad, Freeman Faulkinberry; sister’s, Juanita, Edith, Elena, and brother, Louis. One great grandchild Ryu Garcia and one great, great grandchild Corey Godwin.
She leaves behind two daughters, Fayette Ferguson and Husband Barry, of Lovington, NM and Wanda Gideon and Husband Bill, of Maljamar, NM. One Son, Curtis Earl Johnson Jr., of Thornton CO; two brother’s, Bobby Faulkinberry and wife Pat; Ronald Faulkinberry and wife Belinda; two sisters, Imogene Ferrell and husband Elvin, Cathy Auld and husband Jerry.
She had 16 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren and 19 great great grandchilden and numerous neices and nephews.
Her services to celebrate her life will be held on Wednesday, February 14, at 2:00 P.M., at the Gateway Church of Christ, 415 Sudderth Dr. Ruidoso, NM. She will be interred after the service in the Forest Lawn Cemetary, Ruidoso N.M.
Aunt Wanda, I will miss your phone calls. Such a beautiful loving woman. Love you Wanda!!!
Rose AtchleyAlto, NM
My mom and my friend. You will be missed.
Fayette FergusonLovington, NM
I always love you Grenny so much no matter what you not alone anymore you always be happy with Jesus beautiful sky and with my Papa and your family and friend and colors brother and sister too. I always remember you Grenny all my life with you are great Grenny. Love you always.
Curtis kelleyMaljamar, NM
Love you mom
Lou and Bill GideonMaljamar, NM
Alletha FryHollister, MO
We are so sorry hearing of the passing of Wanda. Wish we could come to the service, but distance and travel time is very difficult. Our prayers are with your family.
Love, Oleta and Freda Barrett
Oleta BarrettCleburne, TX