Michelle Chere Johns


    Michelle Chere Johns of Rolla, Missouri was born December 8, 1980 in Rolla, Missouri to Perry Smith and Tina Shockley and passed away Thursday, June 16, 2022 at the age of 41 years.


    She was a cosmetologist.  She loved cooking, music, arts and crafts.
    She was preceded in death by her mother, Tina Shockley; grandparents, LeRoy and Donna Smith and Ed and Betty Shockley; and aunt, Tonya Spurgeon.
    She is survived by her father, Perry Smith of St. James, Missouri; sons, Caden Haley of Salem, Missouri and Joey Cook of Republic, Missouri; daughter, Kytelin Johns of Rolla, Missouri; sister, Amber Fast and husband Nathan of Carthage, Missouri; half-sister, Anna Workman of Vichy, Missouri; niece, Jadyn Feingold of Carthage, Missouri; nephew, Desmon Workman of Rolla, Missouri; aunts, Lucinda Davis and husband Jim of Lebanon, Tennessee, Kim Workman and husband Ramey of Vichy, Missouri, Pam Mitchell of Jefferson City, Missouri, Misty Bland and husband Rex of Freeburg, Missouri and Lisa Ridenhour of Vienna, Missouri; uncles, Ricky Smith and wife Gloria of Cuba, Missouri, Eddie Shockley and wife Darla of St. James, Missouri and Matt Shockley and wife Amy of St. James, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Graveside service was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the St. James Cemetery with Steve Smith officiating.
    Pallbearers were Ken Fox, Mike Smith, Tyler Lindsay, Heath Smith, Chris Newcom and Cash Bliss.
    Arrangements under the direction of Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.