Johnnie L. Hoisington, age 83, of Bangs, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in a Brownwood hospital.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the Mukewater Cemetery in Brown County, with the Rev. Jim Maxwell officiating. Services are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home, 400 W. Pecan Street, Coleman, Texas. Family visitation will be held from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday at Stevens Funeral Home in Coleman.

She was born Johnnie Louise Cheesman on Feb. 14, 1930, in Menard, Texas, one of ten children of John Cheesman and Lillie Honeycut Cheesman. She lived in Menard until the age of eight, when she moved with her family to Bangs. She attended school at Chapel Hill and Mukewater. On De. 17, 1945 she was married to Paul Hoisington Sr. in Paint Rock, Texas. She and her husband owned and operated Hoisington Exxon Service Station in Bangs as well as a barbeque restaurant. She was a member of Trinity Chapel in Early.

Survivors include her husband, Paul Hoisington Sr. of Bangs; three children, Paulette Shipp of Lake Brownwood, Nellie Kramer of Bangs and Paul Hoisington Jr. and wife Alice of Bangs; two sisters, Mary Cobb and Irene Cheesman; three brothers, Jimmy Cheesman, the Rev. Joe Cheesman and Larry Cheesman; six grandchildren, William Prist, Teresa Horton, Vickie Hubert, John Kramer and Kameron Hoisington; and several great and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one grandchild, George Ellison; and four sisters.

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