Vivian Leona Johnston

Vivian Leona Johnston, age 71 of Battletown, KY passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 in Elizabethtown, KY.

She was born on October 2, 1948 in Charleston, SC daughter of the late Everette Leon Johnston and Mildred Aileen Frymire Johnston. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter, Jennifer Frymire Benham Manion.

Vivian graduated from WKU in 1971; she lived in Troy, NY for over twenty years where she enjoyed her friends and church family; she was a former teacher @ Muldraugh Elementary School and the Ft. Knox, KY education system.

She is survived by her: grandchildren, Ryan (Jessie) Manion and Ginny Manion both of Louisville; son-in-law, Mark Manion of Louisville; sister, Valli Johnston of Wolf Creek; brother, Grady C. Johnston, Sr. of Wolf Creek; and her cousin Bettyruth Bruington who was her very dear friend.

Due to COVID-19 concerns and regulations, no services will be held at this time.

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