Judith Gail Johnson (Bales) (Nixon), 69 passed away at her home in Barber County, April 11, 2013. Judy was born in Pratt on July 4, 1943 to the late Dale and Georgia Mae Johnson of Pratt. Judy is preceded in death by her parents and beloved son Christopher Bales. Judy is survived by former husband Roger Bales of Abilene, Kan.; their three children; son Joel Bales of Abilene, Kan., daughters Sara Bales (Rob Gatton) of Portland, Ore., and Katie (Bill) Allen of Abilene, Kan.; two grandchildren Fisher and Lila Allen. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Larrison Mortuary with John Hamm officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Pratt, KS. In lieu of flowers, her family suggests memorials in her honor be made to the Pratt Humane Society or Southwind Hospice.