Arlene Lorees Johns, 84, of Casa Blanca, died June 3, 2022, in Sacaton, Arizona. She was born March 14, 1938, to William Justin and Adeline Jackson in Sacaton, Arizona. Arlene worked for 20 plus years for Gila River Indian Community, predominately in the health field. She attended Vah-Ki Presbyterian Church and sang in the choir. Her faith in the Lord was strong and she instilled it in those she met and, in her family, as well. She was a loving grandmother to all.
She is survived by her husband, Irving L. Johns, Sr. her children, Irving Johns Jr., Dawn I. Johns, Lorees M. Johns, Michael LB Johns, and Dahlia I. Johns, her siblings, Wilma Cannon, Dwayne Justin, Charles Justin, Wilman Justin, Earl Justin, and Eloise Pedro, and many grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Kerlin Justin, her sisters Lucille Enos, Joyce Johns, and Doris Peters, and three grandchildren, Brent Jackson, Kristen Johns, Makala Nish.