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Barry Wayne "Cakes" Johns

October 7, 1947 ~ July 7, 2021 (age 73)

Obituary

Barry Wayne “Cakes” Johns, 73, of Sesser passed away Wednesday morning, July 7, 2021.

He was born in Alton, IL on October 7, 1947, the son of Calvin Earl & Helen Naidene (Ramsey) Johns.

Mr. Johns was a Vietnam Army Veteran, and proudly served from August 1968 thru May of 1971.  He was Past Post Commander of the Sesser VFW.  He loved golfing, fishing, hanging out with his friends at the VFW and watching Lucas play ball.

Mr. Johns is survived by his:

Son: Jason W. Johns and grandson, Lucas D. Johns

Daughter: Lindsey Galligan & husband Rory and grandson, A.J. Galligan

3 Brothers: Danny Johns (Carol)

                      Randy Johns (Rebecca)

                      Scott Johns (Jean)

Nephews & Nieces: Patrick (Stacy), Stephanie (Steve), Lauren, Sam (Makenzie)

Former Spouse & special friend: Patricia Johns

Special Caregivers: Brandy & Alyssa

Mr. Johns was preceded in death by his Parents, a son, Adam Lucas Johns, 2 brothers, Terry Lynn Johns and Steven Lee “Bickit” Johns, and a nephew, Jimmee Johns.

Visitation will be held from 10 A.M. to 11:45 A.M. Wednesday, July 14th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton.  Graveside Military Rites will be conducted by the Sesser VFW at Ewing Cemetery at 12 Noon on Wednesday.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
July 14, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Graveside Service
Wednesday
July 14, 2021

12:00 PM
Ewing Cemetery
Cyril James Road
Ewing, IL 62839

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