Johnny Walter Felton, age 80, of Lonoke, Arkansas transitioned into his heavenly home on March 26, 2023. He was born on July 31, 1942 in Lonoke to the late A.G. and Ada Felton.
He is preceded in death by his wife Sandra Virginia Felton; parents A.G. and Ada Felton; brothers Keith Felton and Harold Gene Felton and grandson Caleb Andrew Sims.
Johnny loved fishing, gardening and spending time outdoors. He was known for his prized tomatoes. Johnny enjoyed family and loved them dearly. He loved watching westerns. Johnny enjoyed playing with his great – granddaughter Lexi Grace as he called her “Tater Bug”. He will be loved and missed by all that knew him.
Johnny is survived by his children Danny Felton, Laurie Ann Sims (Adam), and Danielle Marie Boyd (Rob); grandchildren Cody William Sims (Melissa), Johnny Vincent Felton and Landon Fox Boyd; great-granddaughter Alexis “Lexi” Grace Boyd and many extended family members and special friends.
Visitation will be Wednesday March 29, 2023 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday March 30, 2023 at 10:00 at Panola Missionary Baptist Church, 972 S Kerr Road, Lonoke, Arkansas 72086. Interment to follow at Concord Cemetery in Lonoke.
Arrangements are under direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at: www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com
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R.I.P. Johnny, I am going to miss those talks we had in the yard, wish I would have had the chance to thank you for all the time, patience, wisdom and understanding that you showed me and the boys. I know you are happy up there with sandy and your other family.
Love & miss you, Lisa,Red,Vincent&Henry Joe , Mi Mi & No No
Danny sorry for your loss ..prayers for the family .
Bro.Johnny was a wonderful friend. I will always cherish doing the singings with him. He was so much fun!
May you feel God’s arms embracing and carrying you through this time of grief. May His hope fill you with light during this darkness.
My heart breaks to hear of our Johnny boy as we would say is gone from this life but to a better life seeing his wife sandy an grandson Caleb. I can just hear the stories he has been involved in. With this said I know Johnny for a long time an he an my dad JD Sins had many a conversation with Adam married his little girl. Laurie has that heart just like her daddy an smiles like sandy her mom. Thanks family for sharing Johnny with us all these years an his garden may not be the same here on earth but I can just image what it will look like in heaven. Green an beautiful with lots of extra love thrown in. I know he was proud of all his kids grand kid as family an loved his church. Oh an can’t forget the fish fry he shared with the catch of the day now being HEAVEN BOUND! Praying for all involved at this time an just know we all have our time to meet him an others again. What stories will you have to share?