Johnny Merrion Cason

Friday, March 2, 2018

Johnny Merrion Cason, of Marmaduke, Ark., the son of the late George W. Cason and Beulah (Morris) Frazier, was born August 25, 1927 in Flint, Mich. He departed this life on February 28, 2018, in Marmaduke, at the age of 90 years.

Johnny married Frances Scarbrough on Jan. 23, 1989, in Blytheville, Ark.

Survivors include his wife, Frances Cason of Marmaduke; one son, C.J. Cason of Florida; two step-children and other relatives and friends.

Johnny was preceded in death by one sister, Glenis Olita Goodrich.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 2, at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Bloomfield, Mo.

McDaniel Funeral Service has been charged with the arrangements.