Jonathan Merrill

Tuesday, March 22, 2005

Jonathan Lorenzo Merrill, infant son of Sara Leslie Ann Johnston and Benjamin Keith Merrill of Troy, Mo., was born and entered eternal life Friday, March 18, 2005.

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

Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.

A graveside service will follow at New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery near Pocahontas, with the Rev. Robert Poe officiating.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the March of Dimes.