Originally created 06/19/02

Mr. John Johnston Jr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. John Johnston Jr., entered into rest Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at Saint Joseph Hospital. Graveside services will be conducted at 11a.m., Thursday, June 20, 2002, in Westover Memorial Park, with Rev. George Holcomb, officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home, Wednesday, from 6 to 8p.m. A native of Texarkana, Ark., Mr. Johnston has made Augusta his home for the last 50 years. He retired from the Georgia-Florida Railroad where he was employed as a machinist. Surviving family members include two sons, John E. Johnston III, of Evans and Dewey W. Johnston of Augusta; one daughter, Jincy Johnston of Augusta; and two grandchildren. \\

The Augusta Chronicle June 19, 2002