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From: "Pat Creel" <>
Subject: obits, death notices and cemetery news Albert S. Johnston
Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2008 12:36:08 -0600


Albert S. Johnston, 87, of Ocean Springs, MS passed away on Thursday, Nov.
13, 2008. He was born May 14, 1921 in Carthage, MS. After serving in the
United States Army during Korea, Mr. Johnston attended University of
Mississppi Law School. He briefly practiced in Carthage until 1958 moving
to Jackson County and establishing his Law practice here.

Mr. Johnston was Youth Court Judge for Jackson County during 1991-1995. He
was the oldest living member of the Jackson County Bar Association. Mr.
Johnston was a member of First Baptist Church in Pascagoula.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Mable Ruth Johnston; parents, Albert
Sidney Johnston, Jr. and Ellie Mae Logan Johnston.

He is survived by two sons and one daughter, Albert S. "Butch" Johnston, IV
(Judy), Ocean Springs, MS; Gregory L. Johnston, Sr. (Beth), Pascagoula;
Sydney Johnston Ruble (Richard), Mechanicsburg, PA; eight grandchildren and
2 great-grandchildren.


Funeral Service will be at First Baptist Church in Pascagoula with Rev.
Dennis Ray Smith officiating. Friends may visit one hour prior to the
service at the church.

Interment will be at Biloxi National Cemetery with Military Honors.

Pallbearers will be Karl R. Steinberger, Henry Pate, Joseph Q. White, George
Shaddock, Alfred Felder, and Jimmy Heidelberg.




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