John Walter Crain

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John Walter Crain

  • Birth 31 Jul 1959 Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Death 25 Nov 2010 Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 63889441

John Walter Crain

SHREVEPORT, LA - Johnny was born on July 31, 1959 and passed away on November 25, 2010. He was 51 years old. He is survived by his Mother, Jean Baltz Crain, of Shreveport, La. Father, W Floyd Crain and wife Betty Howell Crain of Bossier City, La. Brother, Scott Crain and wife Becky of Shreveport, La. Sister, Cheryl Crain of Shreveport, La. Son, Cody Michael Crain of Blanchard, La.

Johnny was living at the Fairmont apartments where he went missing on Thanksgiving Day. His body was found at Princess Park on December 28, 2010. The police are still investigating his death.

Johnny gave his life to Jesus Christ when he was 16 years old, when on his own, he stepped out in the isle and walked down to the altar of the Belcher Methodist Church. He knew the Bible from the beginning to the end and really loved the Lord. He attended the Grace Baptist Church in Shreveport, La. Johnny graduated from Trinity Heights Christian Academy in Shreveport and worked some with his father on their farm in Belcher, La.

Johnny was a veteran of the United States Air force.

Johnny was a good athlete and loved most all sports, especially, baseball, basketball and football. He could tell you the name of every player, their batting average, how much they scored or how many touchdowns they made. He really liked the Dallas Cowboys, the New Orleans Saints and LSU. He is in Heaven now, talking sports to anyone who will stop and listen.

Johnny struggled with alcohol most of his adult life, but his struggle is now over and he is free because he is in the arms of his Lord and Savior. Johnny said that Jesus has promised us all eternal salvation if we only believed. Johnny believed and kept the faith and now he's home.

Johnny will be missed by his family who loved him and by his many friends.

A memorial service will be held at the Gilliam Methodist Church in Gilliam , La. at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, January 11, 2011, Pastor Emile Rousseau Jr. will be officiating.

Published in Shreveport Times from January 8 to January 10, 2011


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  • Created by: JB BERRY
  • Added: 7 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63889441
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