Princeton, MO: Julie LeAnn Johnson, 59, Princeton, MO passed away Monday, March
11, 2024, at her home surrounded by family. She was born on July 21, 1964, in Trenton, Missouri the daughter of Robert Gene Jackson and Hazel Virginia Hobbs.
She graduated from Trenton Junior College and went to work for Mercer County Ambulance (EMT). She had many careers throughout her life including: a motel owner,
substitute teacher, school bus driver and manager, mechanic, restaurant owner, and cattle farmer. She was preceded in death by her father; stepfather, Cecil Hobbs; and first husband, Mark Thompson. Julie is survived by her husband, John David Johnson, of the home; son, Joshua “Dakota” Thompson, Princeton, MO; daughter, Julia “Dawn” Thompson, Princeton, MO; stepdaughter, Jennifer (Damian) Probstfield, Springfield, MO; stepson, Chris (Jen) Johnson, Kansas City, MO; six step-grandchildren; step-brother, John (Kelvina) Hobbs, Jamesport, MO; niece, LaTasha Cunningham, Trenton, MO; mother, Hazel Hobbs, Trenton, MO; and numerous “adopted” children
Julie was always willing to help and her positivity was admired by all who knew her. No one went hungry around her. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends, and
community. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 23 at Roberson Funeral Home, Princeton, MO. Inurnment will be held at a later date in Ravanna Cemetery, Ravanna, MO. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Princeton Volunteer Fireman’s Association (PVFA) in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 316, Princeton, MO 64673. Online condolences may be left at