Barbara Johnson


Born
in The United States
December 14, 1927

Died
July 02, 2007

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Barbara Johnson (1927-2007) died July 2nd, 2007 of cancer (Central Nervous System Lymphoma) after a valiant 6 year fight against the disease. During her illness, she added four more books to her long list of published works, including one that takes humorous pokes at her life with cancer. Affectionately called the “Geranium Lady,” a title taken from her bestselling book, Stick a Geranium in Your Hat and Be Happy, her homespun humor and hope in God in the midst of tragedy, ministered to millions.

A strong Christian woman who relied on her faith in God and her sense of humor to persevere through many devastating experiences, her life was plagued by a string of tragedies. Her husband was
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The Best of Barbara Johnson

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Daily Splashes of Joy: 365 ...

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“To be in your children's memories tomorrow,
You have to be in their lives today.”
Barbara Johnson

“Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.”
Barbara Johnson

“Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.”
Barbara Johnson
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