MENA — Melva Freeze Johnson, 92, of Mena died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, in Mena. She was born Oct. 18, 1925, in Smackover. She and her husband owned and operated G&W Water Well Drilling Co. and was the widower of Herbert Johnson.

Memorial will be planned at a later date. Cremation was under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home in Mena.

She is survived by a daughter, Judy Larru of Mena; a son, Edward Johnson of Tulsa, Okla.; a brother, Richard Freeze of Hartford; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.