Born 12-18-1989 -- Died 9-6-2007
Jesse Dwayne Smith Johnson, age 17, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born Dec. 18, 1989, at West Plains, Mo., the son of Leslie Johnson Sr. and Rhonda Johnson. He died Sept. 6, 2007, at Alton, Mo.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mammoth Spring.
He loved his family and playing baseball and was a senior at Mammoth Spring High School.
Survivors include: his mother Rhonda Johnson of Mammoth Spring; his father, Leslie Johnson Sr. of Camp; two brothers, Leslie Johnson Jr. of Thayer, Mo., and Bowe Johnson of the home; three sisters, Amanda Johnson of Camp; Heidi and Jasmine Johnson both of the home; his maternal grandparents, Carolyn Cowens and Tim Black of Mammoth Spring; his paternal grandparents, Frances Bruce and Clifford Goodman of Koshkonong, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death were: his maternal grandparents, W.D. Smith and David Cowens.
Funeral services were held on Sept. 10 at the Mammoth Spring High School with Bro. ?Jimmy Lemonds officiating. The arrangements were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring.