Obituaries » John Robert Strong
August 4, 1960 - March 2, 2018
John Robert Strong, 57, passed away suddenly on March 2, 2018 at his home in Shreveport, Louisiana. John was the oldest of four children by Margie and John Strong. He is survived by his two sons, John and James; his brother, Roger; and sisters, Cathy Watson and Susie Austin.
John grew up in Shreveport and went on to graduate from Oklahoma Christian College to become a minister. He preached for the Church of Christ in Louisiana, Texas, Minnesota, and Tanzania, Africa.
He was a man of God who dedicated his life to his word. He was beloved by family, friends, and his congregation alike.
A celebration of Johnny’s life will be held at Waskom Church of Christ Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 5 pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Arklatex Christian Encampment, or other charity that benefits missionary work.
Waskom Church of Christ
325 Spur 156, Waskom, TX, 75692