Julie Ann Johnson Matias, age 55, a resident of Texarkana, Texas, died Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at her home.
She was born September 17, 1958 in Des Moines, Iowa. She was a former employee of Tyson Foods.
Mrs. Matias was preceded in death by her mother, Golda Ruth DeCamp Johnson.
She is survived by her husband, Jose Matias of Calhoun, Georgia; her father, James R. Johnson of Iowa; two sons, Daniel Flores and wife Brittney of Winthrop, Arkansas and Freddie Flores and fiancé Krystal of Cove, Arkansas; one daughter, Alicia Flores of De Queen, Arkansas; three brothers, Jimmy Johnson, Jerry Johnson and Kenny Johnson all of Iowa; one sister, Bonnie Morris of Minnesota; five grandchildren, Clint, Sierra, Garrett, Sharon and Nathaniel; her aunt and uncle, Lillian and Robert Green of Mena, Arkansas; a number of nieces and nephews and a special friend, Harley.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Matias will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Crossroads Baptist Church with Gary Steiner officiating. Burial will follow in the Gravelly Cemetery, under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in De Queen.
The family will receive friends from 9:00-10:00 a.m., Saturday, at Crossroads Baptist Church.