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Robert James Johnston

November 15, 1930 ~ February 10, 2019 (age 88)

Robert Johnston, 88, of Russellville, Formerly of Williford, AR, died Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Russellville Nursing & Rehab in Russellville, AR.  The son of Robert and Mabel Irene Armstead Johnston, he was born November 15, 1930 in Mount Morris, MI. He attended Beacher High School.  He married Beulah Westphal, on August 5, 1950 at Flint, Michigan.  He was an Automotive Fabricator with Buick, with General Motors.

Robert was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather and great grandfather.

He was a member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church. He enjoyed spending time with family, woodworking, yardwork and long road trips.   He was preceded in death by his parents; three sons, David J., Robert C. and Randy L. Johnston and a daughter Peggy Miller.

Robert is survived by his wife, Beulah Johnston of Russellville, AR; a daughter, Mary Jensen (Cort) of Portsmouth, VA; grandchildren, Laura Jensen Ragan (Mike) of Portsmouth, VA; Robert Miller (Jessica) of Fayettville, AR; Melissa Vaughn-Miller (Jason) of Dover, AR; Tiffiny Johnston Lopez (Chris) of Grand Blanc, MI; Brandon Jensen (Citlalli) of San Diego, CA; Nine great grandchildren and several Nieces and Nephews two daughters in Law, Terry Johnston of Flint, MI; Sherlene Johnston of Horseshoebend, AR and a son in law, Shelby Miller of Seattle, WA.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials can be made to your local food bank.

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