Johnny Wayne Elliott, Sr., 66, of Marion, AR, passed away on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, William Elliott; his mother, Osine Collins; and his step-father, Buddy Collins. Johnny is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Sandra Elliott; his son, Wayne Elliott (Shawn), of Marion, AR; his daughter, Jennifer Mauldin (Matt), of Little Rock AR; his 6 grandchildren who fondly called him ''Pop Pop'': Ruthie Elliott, John Elliott, Gracelyn Weaver, Portia Weaver, Siddalee Weaver, and Pvt. Clayton Weaver; his mother-in-law, Everine Byard; and special friends, Soo and George Harpole.
Johnny retired after 40 years of being an electrician, and was a member of the IBEW Local 474, and was a faithful member St. Michaels Catholic Church of West Memphis. He loved to travel, make new friends, had the biggest smile, loved to randomly dance with his wife Sandra, in his home kitchen, and a lover of life.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 6, 2018, 5pm to 7pm, at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, 201 N Pine Street, West Memphis, AR, with a Catholic Funeral Mass held on Saturday, July 7, 2018, 10:00 am, at St. Michaels Catholic Church of West Memphis, 411 N. Missouri Street, West Memphis, AR. Interment will be at Crittenden Memorial Park, 2206 US-64, Marion, AR.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests for memorial donations to be made to St. Michaels Catholic Church of West Memphis or Steudlein Learning Center.