The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

April 9, 2013

Morris W. Johnston


The Joplin Globe

GROVE, Okla. — Morris W. Johnston was born July 6, 1934 and passed away April 4, 2013, at his home in Grove, Okla.

Morris leaves his beloved wife of 61 years, Juanita; four children, Ken, Michael, Karen and Cheryl; brother, Richard; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; and many wonderful friends. His parents; and brother, Bill, preceded him in death.

Morris spent most of his life in the Barton County area as a farmer and businessman. He has enjoyed the last few years in (semi) retirement at Lee's Resort at the Grand Lake.

A Memorial Service was held Sunday in Grove. He will be missed by those that knew and loved him.