John Roy Overton, age 70, of Three Rivers, passed away on January 5, 2020. He was born on September 10, 1949 in Bald Knob, Ark. the son of John and Marion (Whitney) Overton.
John honorably served our country during the Vietnam War.
He loved tinkering in his garage, riding on his motorcycle, and classic cars.
John is preceded in his passing by his father: John G. Overton and grandparents.
Left to cherish John’s loving memory are his wife: Lorie (Huntington) Overton; children: Michael (Lisa) Overton, Steve Overton, John (Sarah) Overton, and Ashley Williams; mother: Marion (Whitney) Overton; brothers: Don (Judy) Overton and Mike Overton; ten grandchildren; mother in-law; sisters in-law; brothers in-law; aunts and uncles; a niece, a nephew, and several cousins.
In accordance with the family’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration of his life will be held at Hohner Funeral Home on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bob Anderson officiating. Interment and military honors will be held at Flowerfield Township Cemetery following the service.
Memorials made in John’s memory may be directed to The Disabled American Veterans Charity (D.A.V.), St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, or the Salvation Army. Envelopes are available at Hohner Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at

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