Gonto Johns, 101, of Indiantown, FL passed away on Sunday March 19, 2017 at Jupiter Medical Center, Jupiter, FL.
He was born on December 15, 1915 in Valdosta, Ga and has been a resident of Martin County for forty-two years.
Gonto was a retired heavy equipment operator for the sugar mill.
He was a member of Spirit of Grace church where he served as a Bishop.
Gonto survivors include his sons, Albert L. (Joyce) Johns of Berea Ohio; Gonto Johns Jr. of Atlantic City, NJ; Dr. Jackie C. Johns of West Palm Beach, FL; Anthony C. Johns of Indiantown, FL; daughter, Mary Johns Williams of Indiantown, FL; sister, Irene Carter of Valdosta, GA; fourteen grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Collier and Arthur Johns.
Visitation will be held 9 to 9:30 and a funeral service will begin at 11AM Saturday April 1, 2017 at Family Worship Center, 15285 SW Indian Manor Drive , Indiantown, FL 34956. Burial will follow at Port Mayaca Cemetery, Port Mayaca, FL.