Keith Johnson  

    Keith Allen Johnson was born on July 19» 1948, in Franklin County Missouri, to Mr. & Mrs. Chauncey C. Johnson, and passed from this life December 7, 1967 , having attained the age of 19 years,
5 months end 0 days.    Keith was baptized Into the Christian faith at Zion United Church of Christ, Union, Missouri, on October 20, 1951, and confirmed this faith at St. John's United Church of Christ on June 10, 1962with the Memory Verse "Fight the good fight of the faith take hold of the eternal Life to which you were called when you make the good confession In the presence of many witnesses." (I Timothy 6:12)    After completing elementary and secondary educational requirements in the St. Clair School system, Keith was accepted at Southeast Missouri State College, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and was In the process of completing his sophomore year. He participated in many athletic activities, and was on the Varsity Track Team at Cape Girardeau.
     He leaves to mourn his passing his parents, Mr. & Mrs. Chauncey C. Johnson of St. Clair, Missouri. one sister, Janice Felton of St Louis, two brothers, Chauncey and Curt Johnson; two grandparents, Mrs. Lydia Johnson ,of St. Clair, and Mr.& Mrs. H. Ziegler of Freedom, Missouri and a great host of other relatives and Christian friends*
Funeral services were conducted at 1:30 F.M,, Saturday, December 30 at1:30 P.M. John's United Church of Christ, Rev, Herman Klasing officiating, Assisted by Rev. Cheater Kiner. Interment was in Midlawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements were under direction of Casey-Lenox Funeral Home of Funeral Home.

Hand typed original of Keith's obituary from1967

 

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