Obituary for Carl Johns
Carl E. Johns
1934 – 2017
Johns, Carl E of Groveland Florida passed away on Tuesday May 16, 2017 at the age of 82. He was born to the late Oscar and Annie Johns on July 27, 1934.
Carl retired from the State of Florida after 33 years of service. Carl was also a farmer, citrus grower, and cattleman. He loved the outdoors and working on his old trucks & tractors restoring them to their former glory. Carl was many things to many people, but he loved his family above all.
He is survived by his wife Jean Johns of Groveland, FL; Children: Deborah Hunt (Edwin) of Groveland, FL; Charles Johns of Groveland, FL; Earl Johns of Helena, GA; Mark Johns of Groveland, FL; Robert Simmons (Paige) of Fruitland Park, FL and Renee` McCormick (Chris) of Leesburg, FL.; one sister: Colene Morgan of Orlando, FL.
Carl was a proud grandfather and great-grandfather to 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are invited for a viewing on Monday 5/22/2017 at Beyers Funeral Home, 1123 W. Main St., Leesburg Florida from 10am-12pm. A graveside service will be held at the Empire Church Cemetery in Groveland Florida at 3pm. In lieu of flowers a donation to Special Olympics of Florida & Compassionate Care Hospice in Minneola, FL is requested.