Jonathan Johnston

Monday, March 21, 2005

TROY, Mo. -- Jonathan Lorenzo Johnston, infant son of Leslie Johnston and Benjamin Merrill of Troy, was born and died Friday, March 18, 2005.

Survivors include his parents; a brother, Cody Johnston of Troy; maternal grandparents, Hazel Hinton of Chaffee, Mo., Linus and Nancy Johnston of Jackson; paternal grandparents, Becky and Jim Scott of Troy and Kenneth Dean Merrill of St. Clair, Mo.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Kemper-Marsh-Millard Family Funeral Chapel in Troy. A prayer service will be held immediately after at the chapel with the Rev. Jim Williams officiating.

Friends may also call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson, with a graveside service following at New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery near Pocahontas, with the Rev. Robert Poe officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Baptist Cemetery.