The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

October 30, 2013

'Buster' Johnston

— Ellvan A. “Buster” Johnston, 75, of Greenville died Oct. 25, 2013, at Hunt Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery with military honors and Augie Gomez officiating.

Coker-Mathews Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Johnston was born in Rolla, N.D., on Oct. 2, 1938, the son of Samuel and Leena Markley Johnston. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a retired truck driver. He attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was a member of the American Legion. 

He is survived by a son, Mark Johnston of Louisville, Ky.; daughters Carolene Haney Vogel and children Timmy, Lisa, and Ricky Hagen of Louisville, Ky., and Marilee Johnston and children Christine, Ashley, Jennifer and Brittany Johnston of Louisville, Ky.; a brother, Harry Johnston of Lincoln, Neb.; sisters Ann Riley of Shelbyville, Ind., and Darlene Johnston of Camarillo, Calif.; and six great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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