Funeral services for Lonnie B. Johnston, Jr. age 86 of Simmesport will be held on Monday, September 17, 2018 beginning at 11:30am at the Simmesport United Pentecostal Church. Visitation will begin on Sunday, September 16, 2018 beginning at 2pm until 9pm at the Simmesport United Pentecostal Church and will resume Monday morning at 8am until the time of service. Burial will be inthe church cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Escude Funeral Home.
Lonnie B. Johnston, Jr. passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lonnie B. Johnston, Sr. & Minnie Lee Johnston; infant children, Sonya Johnston & Wayne Johnston; step-children, Frieda Jane Sherman, Blake Anthony Bordelon, & Lawrence Bonnette, III.; sisters, Colene Adkins, Eileen Behunin, & Gaynell Madden.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Frieda Maxine Johnston of Simmesport; children, Lonnie D. Johnston of Macy, IN, Taharka Johnston of Walker, LA, Brenda Cromwell of Durham, NC, & Linda Johnston of Toledo, OH; step-children, Marie Deville of Melville, LA, JoyceAnn Bordelon of Simmesport, LA, Hugh Paul Bordelon of Zavalla, TX; brother, David Johnston of Olathe, CO. He is also survived by fifteen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Sorry for the Family's loss. Keeping you in prayers and may The Good Lord comfort you now and in the days ahead
Emma Gay BertrandMelville, LA
Love u Sis. Maxine
Bro. &SIS . JOHNNY STRONGSimmesport, LA