Born May 6, 1988 and was the 6th child of William Harrison Johnson and Nancy Wood
<![if !vml]><![endif]>Carl Johnson and his wife Lela lived in Altus in 1949 when Claud died. Carl had been in the Army in World War I. According to Thelma Johnson Haley, Carl had no middle name and got tired of the military hassle this caused, so he told everyone his middle name was "Bob."
The 1920 census shows Carl and Lela (age 28) living at 613 North Spergeon in Altus, Oklahoma, with daughter Vera aged 10 and son Alva aged 9. As mentioned earlier, Lela and Vestal's wife Vallie were sisters whose maiden name was Ward.