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Emma “Viola” Johnson Cole 1877-1932
(Emma) Viola Johnson was Hettie Brown's third child with Jack Johnson.
Viola married Joseph W. Cole, who operated a grocery store in Meridian, Mississippi.They did not have any children. Although according to oral history Viola conceived a child in her teens with --- and her mother Hettie raised Ruth as her own child.