Linda Jo “Johnson” Jefferson, 60 of Doniphan, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016 a Mountain View Healthcare in Mtn. view, Missouri. Mrs. Jefferson was born on November 11, 1955 in Fairdealing, Missouri. On May 5, 1972 she married Maj. Tommy Jefferson in Naylor, Missouri. he survives. Mrs. Jefferson was a homemaker and member of Apostolic Faith Tabernacle in Mtn. View where she served as church secretary and taught the teen class with her husband. She enjoyed fishing, her church and church family.

Mrs. Jefferson is survived by her husband; Maj. Tommy L. Jefferson, a son; Maj. Tommy L. Jefferson II, USAF of Colorado Springs, Colorado, a daughter Tanya Jo Spencer and husband, Gary of Mtn. View, Mo., two sisters; Kay and Cliff Diller of Parsons, Tenn. and Ruth and James Dixon of Lincoln, Ark., four brothers, Fred and Linda Kay Johnson of Doniphan, Mo., Lester and Michelle Johnson of Fairdealing, Mo.; David and Kay Johnson of Doniphan, Mo. and Carl and Robin Johnson of Fairdealing, Mo. as well as two grandchildren, Mary Grace Spencer and Emma Louis Spencer.

She is preceded in death by her parents Odell and Mary Mae (Urich) Johnson.

Visitation for Mrs. Jefferson will be Monday August 22, 2106 starting at 12:00 p.m. with the funeral following at 1:00 p.m. in the West Point United Pentecost Church near Doniphan, Missouri on E Hyw.  Burial will be in the Bloomfield Veterans Cemetery. Pastor Jimmy Johnson assisted by Pastor Gary Spencer officiating.