site image
site image


Ruby June (Slaughter) Johnson

October 14, 1928 ~ August 23, 2019 (age 90)

Ruby June Johnson, 90, of Zanesville, went to be with the Lord, August 23, 2019 at her residence surrounded by family.

She was born October 14, 1928 in Frazeysburg, OH, daughter of the late, Daniel Slaughter and Elizabeth Palmer Slaughter.  Ruby was a member of the East Forty Church of Christ and retired from Essex Wire.

She is survived by her children, Lenora June (Tony) Oliva, Verlyn Dale (Shirley) Johnson, Roger Leroy (Diane) Johnson; sisters, Anna Lee Ellis, Betty (Jack) Drake; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Dean R. Johnson; son Dean Eugene Johnson; brothers, Carl Slaughter, Lester Slaughter and Arlan Slaughter.

Calling hours will be held 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 P.M. Monday, August 26, 2019 at DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home.  Funeral services will take place 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at East Forty Church of Christ 7522 East Pike, Norwich, OH 43767 with Jared Graves and Bill Meaige officiating.  Burial will follow at St. Paul’s Cemetery.

To sign the online guestbook please visit

© 2019 DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS