Scotty Johns

Scotty Johns

Scotty Johns, 49, of Monticello, passed away on May 30, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

Mr. Johns He was a retired pipeliner, and a foreman over many aspects in pipelining. He could do anything, if you may, a “jack of all trades”. He enjoyed motorcycle riding, boating, hunting, and fishing at their camp in Lake Village and just being with family and friends. He loved his family and enjoyed all aspects of life. It has been noted that one of his favorite things to do in this life was laugh.

He was born September 14, 1965 in Monticello and was the son of the late Thomas E. Johns and Roberta Willcox Johns.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Johns was preceded in death by a sister, Karen Bussell.

He is survived by his wife, Kris Barnett Johns of Monticello; a son, Slade Reed (Amber) of Monticello; two brothers, Keith Johns (Dianne) and Bobby Johns (Connie) all of Monticello; three sisters, Teresa Bush (James) of Indianapolis, Indiana, Melissa Cotham and Pamela Griffin both of Monticello; one grandson, Kage Vance Reed; his father-in-law and mother-in-law Dink and Carol Barnett; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

A graveside service will be held on June 3 at 10 a.m. at Andrews Chapel Cemetery in Monticello with visitation on June 2, at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home Chapel from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.