OBITUARY:  Agnes Wolfe

by Sep 29, 2021OBITUARIES0 comments


Agnes Wolfe, 68, of Cherokee, passed away on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. She was born in Cherokee to the late Charles and Cecelia Johnson.

Agnes was a fluent speaker of the Cherokee language. She put this passion to work as a translator at New Kituwah. She loved her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and family. Agnes was known for being an excellent cook with fried chicken and macaroni and cheese being some of her many specialties. In her free time, she also enjoyed watching wrestling.

She is survived by three daughters, Z. Michelle Long (Waylon), Kerri Wolfe, and Nancy Wolfe; one son, William Wolfe; one special son, Dean Hill; 12 grandchildren, Nichalus, Kyler, Denili, Danny, Josh, Fidel, Michael, Marci, Punky, Joe, Dara, and Will; 17 great grandchildren; two sisters, Rachel Littlejohn and Myrtle Driver Johnson; seven nieces, Brenda, Lynn, Lana, Renissa, Dawn, Kim, and Ollie; and one nephew, Tony.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Ann Bird, Katie Johnson, and Nancy Helen; three brothers, Charles Johnson Jr., John Wayne, and Andrew; three nieces, Myrna Climbingbear, Tara Pheasant, and Cecily Hill; two nephews, Charles Wesley and Charles David; one granddaughter, Dominique French; and her best friend, Arlene Pheasant.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. at the Johnson Family Cemetery. Pastor Harley Maney will officiate. Nephews and great nephews will serve as pallbearers. Crisp Funeral Home is assisting the Johnson/Wolfe family with arrangements.