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Dewayne Johnston January 12, 1960 - September 14, 2021

Dewayne Johnston, age 61 of Sparta, Missouri passed away early Tuesday morning, September 14, 2021 in St. Louis University Hospital. He was born January 12, 1960, in Tulia Texas, to Marshall Elmer and Lillie Marie (Lyles) Johnston. In March of 2004, Dewayne surrendered his heart and life to Jesus Christ. Dewayne quickly accepted the call of ministry at the Lighthouse Country Church in Colbert, Oklahoma. Then soon, Dewayne became Co-Pastor and adult Sunday School teacher, he enjoyed the ministry very much and with great joy. On April 9, 2011, Dewayne was united in marriage to the love of his life Wanda Beeler. Dewayne and Wanda soon begin their call to Evangelistic Ministry, Harvester’s for Christ. They traveled in obedience to God preaching the Word of God in various states until his passing September 14, 2021. Dewayne was a faithful man of God who lived what he preached and loved with no regret.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters Faye and Rose Marie. He is survived by his loving wife Wanda; two daughters Ashley and husband Mike Sewell of Pottsboro, Oklahoma, Jennifer and husband Mike Honeycutt of Sparta, Missouri, one son Joshua and wife Joy Beeler of Mountain Grove, Missouri; three sisters Kay and Ron Potter of Kissee Mills, Missouri, Marsha Colucci of Temple, Oklahoma and Elaine Johnston of Calera, Oklahoma; two brothers Jeff Johnston of Kissee Mills, Missouri, Rodney and wife Dana Johnston of Oklahoma; nine grandchildren Caleb, Caley, Abrianna, Michael, Rebecca, Faith, Bryce, Brody and Brenly; a host of nieces and nephews and many, many friends. Dewayne will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. But we will see him again at that great Roll Call in Heaven. WE LOVE YOU!!!

Funeral services for Dewayne will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, September 17, 2021 at 65 Full Gospel Church, Spokane, Missouri. Burial will follow in Eisenhour Cemetery. Visitation will be 1:00 P.M. Friday until funeral time in the church. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.



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    Debra Moore says

    Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

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    Sammy Mcadams says

    My brother I’m going to miss you,meet at the pearly gates when God gets ready, find you and me a couple of guitars get them tuned up we are going to praise The father our almighty God forever may God watch over wanda and the family until we all can join you. Love Sammy and Beth.

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    Kathy Johnston says

    Dewayne, you were such a blessing to all who knew you and preach, you could get everybody’s attention. We always enjoyed you and Wanda when you were both came and stayed with us. You are truly missed but I will see you again. Rest in peace. Love you

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    Rhonda Wilburn says

    Sister Wanda
    Mike and I are so sorry for your Loss!! Our prayers are with you !! I know Bro Dewayne is rejoicing with the Lord. May the Lord keep you !!