Joan Naomi Phillips Johnston, age 72 of Mena, passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2016 In Mena.
Joan was born in Akron, Ohio on August 5, 1943 to the late Russell Ernest Phillips and the late Shirley Naomi Wolfe Phillips. She was lovingly married to Felix Schneider. Joan worked as an office clerk at Walgreens for many years. She enjoyed doing flower arrangements and loved animals and spending time at home. Joan was very courageous and never complained about her long and painful suffering. She was a loving and kind wife, mother and grandmother. She will be dearly missed by all.
Joan is survived by husband, Felix Schneider of Mena, Arkansas; children, Russell Johnston and Robert Johnston; grandchildren, Brittney, Zachery, Logan and Abbey, Justin, Robby, Brandon, and Colton.
Mrs. Johnston was sent for cremation under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.