Robert Lee "Johnny" Johnson, 79, of Van Buren died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Fort Smith. He was born Aug. 21, 1934, in Marion Station, Md., Air Force veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars, worked in construction and served on the Cedarville Water Board.

Funeral will be 10 a.m. today at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with cremation to follow.

He is survived by his wife, Farrell; a daughter, Leslie Hamil of Muskogee; a son, Daniel Johnson of Van Buren; a sister, Margaret Hall of Snow Hill, Md.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.